Terms of Use & Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the Missouri Broadband Resource Rail website. This privacy policy tells you how we use personal information collected at this website. Please read this privacy policy before using the website or submitting any personal information. By using the website, you are accepting the practices described in this privacy policy & the terms outlined in our Terms of Use. These practices may be changed, but any changes will be posted and changes will only apply to activities and information on a going forward, not retroactive basis. You are encouraged to review the privacy policy whenever you visit the website to make sure that you understand how any personal information you provide will be used.

Note: the privacy practices set forth in this privacy policy are for this website only. If you follow a link on this site to another website, please review the privacy policies posted at those sites.

Collection of Information

We collect personally identifiable information, like names, postal addresses, email addresses, etc., when voluntarily submitted by our visitors. The information you provide is used to fulfill your specific request.  If you choose to connect to our Site through a social network such as Facebook, we may automatically collect your profile information. These things allow us, among other things, to improve the delivery of our web pages to you and to measure traffic on the Site. Learn more about Facebook’s privacy policy here.

Cookie/Tracking Technology

The website may use cookie and tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to the website, and understanding how visitors use the website. Cookies can also help customize the website for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology; however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.

Special Note About Google Advertising

Any advertisements served by Google, Inc., and affiliated companies may be controlled using cookies. These cookies allow Google to display ads based on your visits to this site and other sites that use Google advertising services. Learn how to opt out of Google’s cookie usage. As mentioned above, any tracking done by Google through cookies and other mechanisms is subject to Google’s own privacy policies.

About Google advertising: What is the DoubleClick DART cookie? The DoubleClick DART cookie is used by Google in the ads served on publisher websites displaying AdSense for content ads. When users visit an AdSense publisher’s website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user’s browser. The data gathered from these cookies will be used to help AdSense publishers better serve and manage the ads on their site(s) and across the web. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

Distribution of Information

We may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting us in fraud prevention or investigation. We may do so when: (1) permitted or required by law; or, (2) trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions; or, (3) investigating fraud which has already taken place.

Commitment to Data Security

Your personally identifiable information is kept secure. Only authorized employees, agents, and contractors (who have agreed to keep information secure and confidential) have access to this information. All emails and newsletters from this website allow you to opt out of further mailings.

Privacy Contact Information

If you have any questions, concerns, or comments about our privacy policy you may contact us using the email address: info@mobroadband.org.

We reserve the right to make changes to this policy. Any changes to this policy will be posted.

Disclaimers for Website

The Missouri Broadband Resource Rail (the “MBRR”) is a website owned by the University of Missouri System. As used below the term “System” is intended to refer to the University of Missouri System, its agents and employees. The MBRR was created by the System and incorporates software and technologies developed by or licensed to the System.

General Disclaimer

The System does not assume any responsibility for the recommendations, referrals, or endorsements made by the organizations referenced and included on the MBRR. The System did not verify the qualifications of any professional or business listed or referenced on the MBRR. The inclusion or omission of particular professionals, businesses, organizations, or services does not imply a recommendation, or lack of, by the System.

The Missouri Broadband Resource Rail contains a links to other sites and copies of material posted on the web both by third parties unrelated to the University of Missouri System, as well as events related to Broadband infrastructure and Broadband-based applications that will be hosted by those third parties.  The posting of these materials and events on this website is for informational purposes only and is not intended as an expression of the accuracy of views expressed or an  endorsement by the University of Missouri System.    

Disclaimer / Resource Navigator and Calendar

The Missouri Broadband Resource Rail / Resource Navigator is a directory of broadband services, organizations, and people and more. The information in the directory is self-reported. Neither the System nor any of its employees or agents has undertaken to examine, determine, warrant or endorse the information on any of the entries in the directory. Use of this directory is voluntary and will not result in any liability against the System. In no event shall the System be liable for damages to any user of the directory for the voluntary selection of any small business service provider, for the services provided by any companies and individuals listed herein, or for any other damages which may occur.