Cookies Policy

General information about this website:

Universitat de Barcelona
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Basic information about the use of cookies

We use our and third party cookies to improve your browsing experience and offer content on Torribera Mediterranean Center. By continuing your navigation on this website, we will assume that you accept our cookie policy.

 

  1. What is a cookie?

A cookie is a file that is automatically downloaded on your computer as you browse a certain website. In this case, the website of Torribera Mediterranean Center.

Cookies are a reliable mechanism for websites to remember information or to record your browsing activity, among other things. So they can storage information of your browsing habits and they can be used to identify you.

  1. What kind of cookies are download and what are their purpose?

The following cookies are going to download during your navigation on this website:

  • Analysis cookies: they allow to quantify the number of users for a statistic analysis of who use our services, by the analysis of the navigation on our website. In this case, you will get third party cookies such as “Google Analytics”, “Vimeo”, and “YouTube” with the purpose to explore your activity on our website, making it better and offering you contents of interest.

  • Personalization cookies: you can access to our services with some characteristics predefined in your computer kept by these cookies. For example: “Google Maps”, it saves your location from where you are accessing to this website.

  1. How can I disable these cookies?

If you want so, you can set up your browser to not allow you the download of cookies or to erase them each time you close it. For this purpose, you have to follow these instructions:

  • If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, in menu’s option Tools> Internet’s option> Privacy.

  • If you use Firefox, in menu’s option Toolbars> Options> Privacy.

  • If you use Google Chrome, in menu’s option Configuration> Privacy.

  • If you use Safari, in menu’s option Edition> Preferences> Privacy.

We also remind you that you can use the Help option which can be found in the Toolbar of your browser, this way you can obtain more information about how to change your browser settings.

Most of the browsers have a “private browsing” which can delete all the information stored during the navigation by closing it, for example cookies. The names for this option in different most common browsers are:

  • Internet Explorer: “InPrivate”

  • Firefox: private browsing

  • Google Chrome: “Incognito Mode”

  • Safari: “Private”

To know how to enable this browsing mode, we suggest you to go to help section of your browser.

  1. Who will use the information recorded by these cookies?

The information processed by these cookies is collected by Google, Inc. (owner of “Google Analytics”, “Google Maps” and “YouTube”) and by Vimeo, Inc. (owner of “Vimeo”).