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|Cookie Type||Purpose||Data Collection|
|Strictly Necessary||These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies services you have asked for cannot be provided.||
These cookies don't identify you as an individual.If you do not accept these cookies, it may affect the performance of the website, or parts of it.
|Performance||These cookies collect information about how visitors use the site, for example which pages are most clicked on. They help us to improve the site by giving us insights into how the various sections of the website are used.||These cookies don't identify you as an individual. All data is collected and aggregated anonymously.|
|Functionality||These cookies allow our websites to remember the choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) to provide a more personalised online experience.||
These cookies collect details that may include personally identifiable information that you have disclosed, such as your username.If you do not accept these cookies, it may affect the performance and functionality of the website and may restrict access to content on the website.
These cookies are used to deliver content that is more relevant to you and your interests. They may be used to deliver targeted banners/messages or to limit the number of times you see a banner/message. They also help us measure the effectiveness of awareness campaigns on Elsevier websites.We may use these cookies to remember websites you have visited and we may share this information with other parties, including advertisers and our agencies.
|Most types of these cookies track consumers via their IP address so may collect some personal identifiable information.|
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For information on how to opt-out of cookies set by our suppliers, please visit the applicable links listed in the tables below.
Knovel uses external services to collect information about how visitors use the site, for example which pages are most clicked on. The table below explains the performance cookies set by this site via external services and their purpose.
|Service||Cookie Name||Purpose||More Info About Opting Out|
|These web analytics cookies, provided by Google Inc., are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.||You can opt-out of being tracked while on Knovel. Opt Out||Adobe Site Catalyst||s_cc
|Adobe analytics services capture information related to user activity on the website.|