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Information collected on this Website

User information is collected by this site only when a user signs up for a newsletter or RSS feed, submits the web feedback form, or makes a purchase through the Online Shopping Cart.


Web feedback


We collect information regarding only the referrer page, the user agent (browser) and operating system, in addition to such information as is voluntarily provided by the user. This information is used to better respond to the user's request.

This information may be retained for statistical, record-keeping purposes, and to improve and better maintain our online services.

We do not share any user information with third parties.

Online shopping cart

The online shopping cart sets cookies to record accumulated shopping cart items on the user's system and reads the cookies back to determine shopping cart contents. The Web server collects an IP address, referring page, and user agent (browser) information for statistical purposes that aid us in maintaining and improving our services.

To complete shopping cart orders, the shopping cart collects the shipping address(es), phone number(s) and credit cart information for billing purposes and the shopping cart contents to determine the merchandise to ship.

We do not share any of this information with third parties except as necessary to complete your order.

Website Administrator

Columbia University Press
61 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023 USA
Phone: 212-459-0600
Fax: 212-459-3677
pl2164@columbia.edu