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Política de Cookies

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If you do not accept the use of cookies, please follow the instructions below to change your browser preferences. If you do not, this means that you accept our cookie use and policy.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a file that is downloaded on your computer or mobile device when you visit certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, for example, to identify a user session, recall your preferences, gather information about your browsing habits or show you advertising adapted to your preferences. You can find out more information about cookies at the following link: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/es/

What cookies do we use on our portal?

All the cookies used on this portal are EINA's own or third-party cookies, used for technical, analytical and advertising purposes. The types of cookies we use:

  1. Technical cookies
  2. Analytical cookies
  3. Social network cookies
  4. Social plug-ins and AddThis buttons

1. Technical cookies

Technical cookies are only used so that you can be validated on our portal and access the Intranet and Webmail, and so that you can view videos and content that we post on the website and in the blog. You can delete these cookies and stop them from being downloaded. However, if you delete them, you won't be able to use these services and the website may behave unexpectedly.

roundcube_sessid EINA Webmail session cookie On ending the session
MoodleSession EINA Intranet session cookie On ending the session
EINA-optin Indicates that the user has accepted the use of cookies and stops the related notice from being displayed 6 months

2. Analytical cookies

These are cookies that we use to improve our website, the blog and the services that we offer on it. If you delete them, you can carry on browsing normally.

These cookies gather anonymous information on how users use our website with the aim of our improving it. To carry out this analysis, we use Google Analytics. The information gathered by this application is sent by Google, Inc., a Delaware company with headquarters at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, to its servers in the United States and in line with its privacy policy, which you can consult at the following link.

_utma Used to distinguish users and sessions 2 years
_utmb Used to determine new sessions/visits 30 minutes
_utmc Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit On ending the session
_utmz Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how the user reached your site 6 months

3. Social network cookies

On our portal we also provide links to our social network accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Vimeo, Pinterest, Linkedin, Flickr, Google +). Due to how the social networks work, if you access them, third-party cookies will be downloaded (Facebook.com, twitter.com, vimeo.com, Pinterest.com, Linkedin.com, Flickr.com. Google.com).

These cookies are of two types:

You can consult the cookie policy of the linked social networks at the following links:

4. Social plug-ins and AddThis buttons

Besides the links to the Eina pages on the social networks, on our portal and in our blog we also use Facebook and Twitter social plug-ins and AddThis buttons so that you can share, comment on and forward the contents of our portal and blog. If you delete the cookies of the plug-ins and the AddThis buttons, you simply won't be able to use them to share content with others or on the social networks, but you will be able to browse normally.

The AddThis buttons that you can find in our blog are used to share content on the social networks or to send it by e-mail using any of your mail accounts. These buttons are managed by the Add This, LLC company, 8000 West Park Dr., Suite 625, McLean, VA 22102, USA.

When this tool is used, a direct connection is made with Add This, LLC, and in this case also with the social network selected. The information gathered using this tool may also be used by Add This to display advertising based on user behaviour. EINA has no access to or control over the data gathered using these cookies.

You can consult the cookie and privacy policy of AddThis at the following link

How do you delete cookies?

If you delete the functional, technical or preferences cookies, you won't be able to use some functions on the website and it may also behave unexpectedly. If you delete the analytical or advertising ones, you'll be able to carry on browsing normally.

Cookies can be deleted by configuring your browser so that it prevents them from being downloaded, as shown below. Depending on the browser you use, you'll have to follow the instructions below:

With regard to analytical cookies, you can delete them by using the Google Analytics disable add-on for browsers or by using your browser's configuration that stops them from being downloaded, as we showed above.

As for Facebook cookies, the user has to end their Facebook session before visiting our website and block the social plug-ins by configuring their browser as shown above or by using any add-on , such as the “facebook blocker”.

With regard to the AddThis buttons, you can prevent data from being gathered by clicking on the “Opt-out” button that you'll find on the AddThis website.

More information

If you have any queries or you need more information about our cookie policy, you can contact us at: publicacions@eina.cat.