Be informed before you connect to Pressbooks
The personal information you provide in order to register and use Pressbooks may be collected by the City of Surrey under s.26 (c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of processing your Pressbooks account registration and managing your digital content. Please be aware that any information collected about you will be stored and/or accessed outside of Canada through the Pressbooks service provider site over which the City has no control and which is governed by the terms and conditions of the service provider. By registering, you are acknowledging and consenting to the handling of your personal information outside of Canada where the privacy requirements will be different than the requirements of privacy legislation in BC. Please be aware that occasionally Pressbooks may include third party links that may have independent privacy policies.
Do you voluntarily agree and give your consent to your data being accessed and stored outside of Canada?
For questions regarding the collection of personal information, please contact the Director of Administrative Services, Surrey Libraries, 10350 University Drive, Surrey, BC, 604-598-7303.
Regarding access to content by children.
Please be aware that parents/legal guardians are responsible for their children's use of Pressbooks. While individuals under the age of 19 may utilize Pressbooks, access to materials restricted in Canada may be done only with the involvment, supervision, and approval of a parent or legal guardian.