Personal Information FAQ

In accordance with data privacy regulations, Places Journal wishes to remind our readers that you have a right to access the personal information we store about you and the right to change your preferences about the use of your data. This page provides information about how to exercise those rights.

How Do You Use My Data?
Please read our Privacy Statement to learn about how we use your data.

How Can I Access the Data You Keep About Me?
Please email [email protected] to request a copy of any personal information we have about you. (We may have personal information about you if you have subscribed to the newsletter, made a donation, or used our Reading Lists system. We don’t store any other personal information.)

How Can I Revoke Consent for Cookies?
Places Journal uses cookies to personalize your experience and analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with social media and analytics partners. When you visit the website for the first time, we ask for your permission to place cookies. If you’ve granted that permission but later changed your mind, please clear cookies by following the instructions for your browser. The next time you visit our site, you will see a notice about cookies. Simply click “decline” and continue reading Places.

How Do I Manage My User Account?
If you have ever bookmarked an article or created a reading list on Places, you may have created a user account. You can sign in with the link at the top of the website.

How Can I Change the Profile Information in My User Account?
If you are signed in to your user account, you can update your name, affiliation, and email address on the Settings page.

How Can I Delete My Bookmarks and Reading Lists?
If you are signed in to your user account, you can delete bookmarks or reading lists on the Dashboard page.

How Do I Delete My User Account?
You can delete your account by emailing [email protected]

How Do I Unsubscribe from the Places Newsletter?
You can unsubscribe from the Places newsletter by following the “unsubscribe” or “update preferences” links in the footer of the newsletter, or you can email [email protected]lacesjournal.org and we’ll assist.