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This website is operated by Hong Kong University Press, which is a department of the University of Hong Kong.  Our place of business is 14/F Hing Wai Centre, 7 Tin Wan Praya Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong SAR, China.

We are committed to respecting your privacy. This statement describes the personal information practices for the Hong Kong University Press website, including what type of information is gathered and tracked, how the information is used, and with whom the information is shared. We want to make sure that when we collect information from you we do so in a way that does not infringe your privacy.

Personal Information


We may collect names, email and postal addresses, telephone numbers, professions, purchase and mailing history from you if you order from us or complete an online form (for instance to join our email services).

Use of information

Your information will enable us to provide you access to our website and to carry out administration, statistical analysis and market research. If you have ordered any goods or services then we will use your information to supply the goods or services, to bill you and to contact you where necessary about your order.

Apart from aggregating data, with all personal information removed, to allow us to check on our own performance, it is our intention that your personal information will be used only to fulfill the request(s) you make of us, and to allow us to contact you if there are any problems with your request. We will not exchange or sell your email address to third parties.

Where you have consented, we may contact you on occasion by post, telephone, fax and email about products and services we think might be of interest to you. If you decide in the future that you do not want to receive such information, please email

Information Gathered through Cookies

We use cookies on this web site. Cookies are small amounts of information that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser. They tell us when you have visited our site and where you have been. They do not identify you personally, just the presence of your browser. Cookies make it easier for you to log on and use the site during future visits. They also enable us to provide you with a more personalised service. Should you wish to do so, your browser’s help section should be able to warn you before accepting cookies and how to filter or disable them, although in the latter case, you may not be able to use certain features on our site.

Business Relationships


The Hong Kong University Press Web site may contain links to other Web sites. The Press is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these Web sites.

Accessing and updating

Any changes to our privacy policy in the future will be posted to the site and, where appropriate, through e-mail notification.

Any questions regarding this statement or our privacy policies should be directed to The Hong Kong University Press at:


Hong Kong University Press

14/F Hing Wai Centre

7 Tin Wan Praya Road

Aberdeen, Hong Kong SAR


Tel: (852) 2550 2703


By visiting and using The Hong Kong University Press Web site, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy. This privacy statement was last updated on 5 November, 2010