Privacy Policy

The Orange County Museum of Art is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our Web site, participate in our online contests and other activities, shop at the The Orange County Museum of Art Online Store, or use the Web site to purchase a The Orange County Museum of Art membership or make a donation. The Orange County Museum of Art does not collect personal information about individuals, such as names and mailing or e-mail addresses, unless the individual knowingly provides it. In choosing to provide this information, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of The Orange County Museum of Art's Privacy Policy. The The Orange County Museum of Art Privacy Policy is outlined below.

The Orange County Museum of Art Policy on Information Collection

Online Purchases

When you order a product from the The Orange County Museum of Art Online Store, we need to know your name, billing and shipping addresses, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card information to process your order. Your credit card information will be used only as needed to process your transaction. So that we can track your order, we will retain your order information for our records, but your credit card information is not retained.

Online Memberships

When you purchase a The Orange County Museum of Art membership online, we will ask you to provide us with the information we need to process your membership and to acknowledge your contribution. This information includes your name, billing and shipping addresses, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card information. Your credit card information will be used only as needed to process your transaction.

Online Donations

When you support The Orange County Museum of Art by making a donation online, we will ask you to provide us with the information we need to process and acknowledge your contribution. This information includes your name, billing and mailing addresses, telephone number, e-mail address, and credit card information. Your credit card information will be used only as needed to process your transaction.

Online Surveys

From time to time, The Orange County Museum of Art may invite you to participate in surveys posted on our Web site. You may decide whether or not you wish to complete such surveys, which may ask about your background, occupation, or similar questions. We use this information to help us understand our audience, which in turn allows us to better meet your needs and interests. No personal information from these surveys is ever disclosed to third parties, although The Orange County Museum of Art may disclose survey results to third parties in anonymous, aggregate form.

Online Contests

The Orange County Museum of Art will occasionally offer visitors the opportunity to participate in online contests. If you choose to enter, you will need to provide your name and e-mail address so that we may contact you in connection with the contest. We may also request that you provide us with certain other information, such as your zip code, state of residence, or grade in school. This information is used internally for statistical and similar purposes.

Children Twelve and Under

The Orange County Museum of Art does not solicit personal information from children. Visitors twelve years of age and under should remember that they are required to obtain an adult's permission before submitting any personal information to this or any other Web site.

The Orange County Museum of Art E-Newsletter

As a service, The Orange County Museum of Art offers visitors to its Web site the opportunity to subscribe to our E-newsletter. If you choose to subscribe, you will receive The Orange County Museum of Art E-Newsletter. You may unsubscribe at any time by writing  unsubscribe@ocma.net .

Cookies

Cookies are small files of information that are stored on your computer's hard drive by your Web browser. The cookies we use do not contain any personal information. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change the preferences of your browser so that it does not accept them. In order to use all the features of the The Orange County Museum of Art Online Store, we recommend that you accept cookies.


The Orange County Museum of Art's Policy on Disclosure of Information

The Orange County Museum of Art will not sell, trade, or rent the personal information you provide to us in purchasing a membership online, making an online donation, participating in an online contest, or by signing up to receive E-Newsletter. We may compile and provide aggregate statistics about our visitors, customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to third parties, but these statistics will not include any personally identifying information.

After you make a purchase on the The Orange County Museum of Art Online Store, we may share your name and postal address with other organizations or companies whose products might be of interest to you. If you do not want to have your information used in this way, you may send an e-mail message containing your name and postal address to donotshare@ocma.net. The Orange County Museum of Art may release account information when such release is reasonably necessary to comply with the law; enforce the terms of any of our user agreements; or protect the rights, property, and safety of The Orange County Museum of Art, the users of its site, or others.

We may notify you by e-mail about events or activities at or related to The Orange County Museum of Art that we believe may be of interest to you, or to alert you about sales or other promotional events at the The Orange County Museum of Art Online Store. If you do not want us to use your e-mail address to contact you for these purposes, you may send an e-mail message containing your name and postal address to donotcontact@ocma.net .

 

Security

The Orange County Museum of Art's secure server software uses industry-standard Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology. SSL encodes your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, as it travels over the Internet so that all transactions are secure. If you prefer, you may also place The Orange County Museum of Art Store orders by phone at (714) 662-3366 or by fax at (714) 662-3818; and get information about The Orange County Museum of Art Membership or donations at (949) 759-1122.

Revisions to our Privacy Policy

Please note that The Orange County Museum of Art may revise its privacy policy at any time. Such revisions may arise in response to changes in the law, policy, or other factors. We encourage you to periodically visit this page to review our most current policy.

Contact The Orange County Museum of Art

Send your questions, comments, or concerns about our privacy policy or any other aspect of our Web site to privacy@ocma.net