Library of Things

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy. By using the website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection and Use

While using the website, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that includes, but is not limited to, your email address, your name, phone number, and postal address.


We collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our website ("Analytics"). This data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.


Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer's hard drive. We use "cookies" to collect information that might improve the Library of Things service. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.

Service Providers

We use Lend Engine to provide the services of our website. Lend Engine does not use member information within library accounts for any purpose other than a brief "recent loans" information bar on the Lend Engine website. Users are not personally identifiable from this information.

Card Payments

Credit and debit card payment services are provided directly by At no point are card details stored with Sustainable Wantage Library of Things or transferred by Sustainable Wantage Library of Things. When you initially provide your payment information, we transmit it via an encrypted connection to Stripe. Stripe uses and processes your payment information in accordance with Stripe’s Privacy Policy


The security of your personal information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Sites

Our website may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children's Privacy

Our website does not address anyone under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us. If we discover that a child under 18 has provided us with personal information, we will delete this information from our servers immediately.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

From time to time, we may need to update our Privacy Policy. We will notify you of any changes via the Sustainable Wantage Library of Things Homepage. Changes to the Privacy Policy are effective from the point they are posted on this page.

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