NTIS is committed to protecting your privacy and will collect no personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information. Such information is kept within NTIS although some information may be provided to our agency sources. For products developed under a joint venture, some information may be shared with our joint venture partner.
Your Rights under the Privacy Act
Information concerning the Privacy Act can be found on the following Web site:http://publications.usa.gov/USAPubs.php?PubID=6080
Here is how we handle information about your visit to our site:
- If you read or download information, we automatically collect and store the following: Status of the request (was it successful or was there an error?); The date and time you access our site; The Internet address of the Web site or domain name of the computer from which you accessed our site; The type and version of your Web browser (Netscape, Explorer, etc.); and The operating system (Windows, Mac, Unix, etc.) of the machine running the Web browser.
- If you send us an e-mail, we will only use it to respond to your message or to provide you ongoing information if you request it.
- If you purchase a product on-line, we collect personal information required to support the purchasing of products, including names, addresses, telephone and fax numbers and e-mail addresses.
- We collect no personally identifiable information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide that information to us. For the protection of users of our Web sites, we have safeguards in place to identify and prevent unauthorized attempts to access or cause harm to information and systems.
NTIS Hosted Systems Privacy Impact Analysis (PIA) Documentation
FDonline is a solution for automating the annual financial disclosure process. FDonline facilitates the automation of the United States Office of Government Ethics (OGE) Form 450 and Form 278. FDonline helps employees fulfill their obligations and help make the process of filling out forms hassle-free.
Contacting NTIS Privacy Office
Please direct Privacy related complaints, concerns, or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org