Cookie Policy

We use cookies on the website. 

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored in the browser of your device (computer, smart device, etc.) upon visiting the website. Every time you visit the website again, the cookies are sent back to that website or another website which recognises the cookie to get an overview of the user’s network activity. 

Cookies used on website

You can set your preferences with the button Settings.

Strictly necessary cookies – allow you to move around on the website. These cookies do not collect information about you which could be used for marketing purposes and do not remember where you have been online. The website does not function properly without such cookies. These cookies cannot be disabled. 

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Statistics cookies – these are used to collect information about how you use this website. 

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Cookies on third-party websites

When using this website, you may be referred to other websites which may use their own cookies. We do not have control over the placement of cookies by other websites, even if you are referred to those websites from this website. 

Third-party services follow their terms and conditions when collecting data. 

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Management and deletion of cookies

You can set your preferences in the end of this page – button Settings.

Cookies used on this website can be enabled or disabled in your web browser. Disabling a cookie or cookie category does not automatically delete the cookie from your web browser. 

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Limited access

Data exchange is encrypted through HTTPS. 

In addition to us, employees of our contractual partners who analyse, maintain or develop websites may also have access on a need-to-know basis. 

Further information

For further information please e-mail the data protection specialist:

You can find more information about the processing of other personal data in the National Library of Estonia’s procedure for Processing Personal Data

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