Privacy Policy

The COVES website is maintained by the Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC), a non-profit organization that encourages excellence and innovation in informal science learning by serving and linking its members worldwide and advancing their common goals. Please take a moment to review this Privacy Policy, which describes the information we collect at this web site (“Site”) and how we use it.

This Site is operated primarily to share information about the COVES initiative and to connect participating COVES members with other affordances of the ASTC members-only site. No part of this Site is directed toward anyone under the age of 13. Users of this Site from outside of the United States should be aware that this Site and the servers that make this Site available are located in the U.S. Information submitted to this Site will be transferred to and processed in the U.S.

This Site contains links to other web sites. Links to other sites are added only as a convenience to users. ASTC is not responsible for the privacy or other practices of such sites.

Non-personally identifiable user data
When you visit this Site, our systems collect non-personally identifiable information about your computer, including IP address, operating system, browser software, and Internet Service Provider. We also collect information about what you view on the Site. This information reflects our users as a whole and helps us to better understand how the Site is used. We do not disclose or share any user information.