A cookie is a small amount of data, which often includes a unique identifier that is sent to your computer, tablet or mobile phone (all referred to here as a ''device'') web browser from
a website's computer and is stored on your device's hard drive.
Each website can send its own cookie to your web browser if your browser's preferences allow it. Many websites do this whenever a user visits their website in order to track online
traffic flows. Similar technologies are also often used within emails to understand whether the email has been read or if any links have been clicked. If you continue without changing
your settings, we’ll assume you’re happy to receive all cookies on the LBS website.
on lbs websites, cookies record information about your online preferences and allow us to tailor our websites to your interests.
Information supplied by cookies can help us to understand the profile of our visitors and help us to provide you with a better user experience. It also helps us recognise when you’re signed in to your LBS account and to provide a more personalised experience. For example, if on a previous visit you went to our faculty research pages, we might find this out from your cookie and highlight faculty research information on your second and subsequent visits. LBS uses this type of information to help improve the services it provides to its users.
third-party cookies in embedded content on lbs pages
please note that during your visits to lbs websites, you may notice some cookies that aren’t related to lbs.
We sometimes embed content from social media and other third-party websites. These may include YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and SoundCloud. As a result, when you visit a page
containing such content, you may be presented with cookies from these websites and these third-party cookies may track your use of the LBS website. LBS doesn’t control the
dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party's website for more information. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume you’re
happy to receive all cookies on the LBS website. However, you can find out about changing your cookie settings here.
Where LBS embeds content from social media and other third-party websites, some
websites may use Google Analytics to collect data about user behaviour for their own purposes. LBS doesn’t control this. For more information, see the Google webpage ”
LBS cookies and how to reject cookies
It’s important to note that if you change your settings and block certain cookies, you won’t be able to take full advantage of some of our services’ features – and we might not be able
to provide some features you have previously chosen to receive.
Other information collected from web browsers
Your web browser may also provide LBS with information about your device, such as an IP address and details about the browser you’re using. We use information provided by your
browser or by the link that you’ve clicked to understand the webpage that directed you to LBS and this may be captured by performance cookies.