Avoinyliopisto.fi is a service that began in 1998. No login is required to use the Avoinyliopisto.fi network and no personal details are collected.
Data security declaration
The Open Universities’ http://www.avoinyliopisto.fi/ web service feedback form
Information submitted on the Avoinyliopisto.fi feedback form is intended as feedback to those people (known as Authors) who maintain the website.
Submitting personal and contact information on the form is optional, and no other information is submitted on the form. The personal and contact information submitted on the form is used only for replying to queries.
Monitoring of use (cookies)
Information about the use of the service is collected for the purposes of research and development. In the monitoring process, each browser is identified with a cookie, so that the system can recognise the browser as the same one when the website is accessed on different occasions. No personal or any other information leading to the identification of an individual user is collected.
The Avoinyliopisto.fi service collects the following information to monitor the web service:
- The IP addresses of browsers that have accessed the website
- The addresses (URLs) of the web pages accessed
- The address of the web page from which the user accessed the Avoinyliopisto.fi service
- An arbitrary identification number assigned to the browser (monitoring ID)
Monitoring of the use of the website is accomplished with respect to user privacy as it follows the P3P standard of the World Wide Web Consortium.
If desired, users can block the identification of their browsers by blocking the saving of third party cookies in the browser. For example, those using Internet Explorer 6.0 and Mozilla Firefox browsers can do so by choosing Internet Options from the Tools menu and adjusting the parameters in the Privacy tab.
The website is protected by copyright as per the Finnish Copyright Act. The copyright of this service belongs to the Avoinyliopisto.fi-consortium.
Using the material for any non-commercial and appropriate purpose is permitted without express consent from the copyright owner, but the source must always be mentioned. It is not permitted to use any information from this source for direct marketing or other similar activities.
By using the material, the user agrees to use the service in a legal and appropriate manner. Universities and partner institutions are responsible for ensuring that the material they post on the website is legal and appropriate.
If you have any questions pertaining to the copyright of this website please do not hesitate to contact by Feedback.