Privacy Policy Online Privacy Notice
For more than 100 years, we at Davis Publications have developed strong relationships with our customers based on respect and integrity. We recognize the confidence you place in us when you give us your personal information. This notice explains our online privacy policy, helping to assure you that we will treat your information with the same respect and sensitivity we have demonstrated throughout our history. By visiting, you are accepting the practices described in this Online Privacy Notice.

Changes to this Privacy Notice
Davis Publications reserves the right to change this notice at any time. We strongly recommend that you periodically check this page for changes. This privacy notice was most recently changed on October 20, 2011.

Like most other e-commerce web sites, Davis Publications uses both session/browser-based cookies and disk-based cookies to customize your experience each time you visit our site. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored temporarily in your Internet browser or hard drive that keep track of your stay at our site. A cookie generated by our site contains no information about you and does not gather information from your computer about you. The information we collect with cookies is used only to help personalize and continually improve your shopping experience at

Types of Information We Gather
We collect information you enter on our web site. This information is normally provided when you place an order (establish an account) or contact us. Examples of the types of information supplied include your name, address, telephone number, credit card information, and email address.

Use of Personal Information
We use your information for such purposes as confirming an order, shipping product, billing, and marketing/promotional initiatives. When you submit your name and email address, we use this information to respond to your inquiry. Occasionally, we share our mailing list with other presses and organizations serving education professionals. These parties are authorized solely to use this information to perform services on behalf of Davis Publications. This information is maintained in a secure database located in the U.S. Access to the database is limited to authorized persons such as (by way of example only and not of limitation) hosting services, tech support, credit card processors, and database managers.

You should be aware that personal information, such as your name or email address, that you voluntarily disclose on bulletin boards or in web logs (“blogs”) could be collected and disclosed by other users with access to those sites. Davis Publications cannot take any responsibility for such collection or disclosure.

Online Mailing Lists
If you have elected to receive email announcements and promotions from us, and wish at any time to stop receiving such information, please call (800) 533-2847, or send an email to You will receive confirmation that your email address has been removed from our list. Please remember that removal requests are individual-email-specific. While we will do our best to implement your cancellation as soon as possible, you may continue to receive promotional emails for a brief time after submitting your request.

Purchase Security
Any credit card information received by Davis Publications is encrypted for security with Secure Socket Layer (SSL). SSL encrypts your order information to avoid the decoding of that information by anyone other than Davis Publications. Your credit card information is handled by established third-party banking and processing agents under contract to Davis Publications. Once an online order has been confirmed, your credit card is not reused.

Law Enforcement and Protection of Users
Davis Publications will release personal information to third parties and organizations when we believe it is appropriate to do so in compliance with the law. This includes cooperating with law enforcement investigations, complying with court orders or subpoenas, protecting the legal rights of Davis Publications and our clients, protecting the safety of a person or persons, and protecting against fraud and/or credit risk reduction.

Please direct any questions or concerns about our Privacy Notice to:
Customer Service
Davis Publications, Inc.
50 Portland Street
Worcester, MA 01608
(800) 533-2847