Privacy Policy

As with many websites, we collect the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, and information volunteered by the user. The information we collect is used to improve the content of our web pages and the quality of our service and is never shared with or sold to other organizations for commercial purposes, except to provide products or services you’ve requested, when we have your permission, or if it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of our Terms of Service, or as otherwise required by law.

Information Gathering and Usage

When you register on Novlr.org we ask for information such as your name, and email address.
When you subscribe to Novlr we ask for information such as billing address and credit card information.

Novlr uses collected information for the following general purposes: products and services provision, billing, identification and authentication, services improvement, contact, and research.

Cookies

A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier, that is sent to your browser from a web site’s computers and stored on your computer’s hard drive.
Cookies are required to use the Novlr service.

We use cookies to record current session information, but do not use permanent cookies. You are required to re-login to your Novlr account after a certain period of time has elapsed to protect you against others accidentally accessing your account contents.

Your words

Your words are yours. You retain complete rights to the words you add to Novlr.

Data Storage

Novlr uses third party vendors and hosting partners to provide the necessary hardware, software, networking, storage, and related technology required to run Novlr.org. Although Novlr owns the code, databases, and all rights to the Novlr.org website, you retain all rights to your data.

Third party integration

Novlr allows for integration with third-party vendors such as Google and Dropbox to sync, view and manage novels that you have opened or created with Novlr. You do not have to use these services. If you switch them on you will be asked to authenticate your account on the third-party platform.

Disclosure

Novlr may disclose personally identifiable information under special circumstances, such as to comply with subpoenas or when your actions violate the Terms of Service.

Data Location

If you choose to provide Novlr with your information, you consent to the transfer and storage of that information on our servers located in the United Kingdom and United States of America.

Changes

We may periodically update this policy. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your Novlr primary account holder information or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

Questions

Any questions about this Privacy Policy should be addressed to hello [at] novlr.org.