Russian-American Partnership for Children’s Literacy Privacy Policy

Storybook App

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy (“Privacy Policy”) hereby incorporates by reference all terms, conditions, rules, policies, and guidelines for the CSD Storybook App, including the Communication Service for the Deaf, Inc. Storybook App Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement (“Agreement”). Capitalized terms not defined in this Privacy Policy are defined in the Agreement. This Privacy Policy is effective as of October 19, 2016.

This Privacy Policy is intended to inform you of CSD’s policies and practices regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of all information you submit through the CSD Storybook App. This Privacy Policy applies to all users of the CSD Storybook App. Your use or continued use of the CSD Storybook App will signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy, as well as, your consent to the processing of your Personal Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Section 1.  Personal Information.

“Personal Information” is information that is personally identifiable to you, such as your name, e-mail address, as well as other information that is associated with the foregoing. If you access our website for the CSD Storybook App, CSD collects and stores Personal Information that specifically identifies you. The information includes, but is not limited to, your first name, last name, and e-mail address. CSD may, in the future, include other requests for information from you. Without your prior agreement, CSD will not sell any Personal Information to third parties or use your Personal Information in any way other than what is disclosed in the Agreement and this Privacy Policy.

Section 2.  Personal Information of Minors.

The CSD Storybook App is geared towards both adults and minors.  However, CSD intends to collect Personal Information only from adults. If, as the user of the CSD Storybook App, you are under 18, then you may provide Personal Information only with the consent of a parent or legal guardian. If CSD is informed that minors under the age of 18 have been providing Personal Information, their Personal Information will be removed from our records.

Section 3.  Anonymous Information.

“Anonymous Information” means information not associated with or linked to your Personal Information. Anonymous Information does not permit the identification of individual persons. CSD may create Anonymous Information from automatically gathered information or Personal Information by excluding information (such as names) that makes the information personally identifiable to you. CSD may use Anonymous Information to analyze inquiry, request, and usage patterns so that CSD may enhance its services. CSD reserves the right to use and disclose Anonymous Information to third parties in CSD’s sole discretion.

Section 4.  E-mail Communications.

All communication from CSD is sent by e-mail. You may opt out of receiving these e-mail communications by using the unsubscribe link in the footer of any e-mail sent by CSD.

Section 5.  Third Party Service Providers.

CSD may use third party service providers to provide certain services. CSD may share your Personal Information only to the extent necessary for third party service providers to provide these services.

  1. Apple iTunes Store. CSD uses the Apple iTunes Store as a payment and app delivery gateway. CSD does not view or retain your financial information. Apple’s use of your information is subject to Apple’s Privacy Policy. For more information on how Apple looks after your financial details, see Apple’s Privacy Policy at
  2. MailChimp. CSD uses MailChimp to collect and manage personal contact information. MailChimp’s use of your information is subject to MailChimp’s Privacy Policy. For more information about how MailChimp looks after your personal contact information, see MailChimp’s Privacy Policy at

Section 6.  Links to other Websites.

CSD is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any other websites to which CSD may links to. By clicking on a link, logo, or other item, or using certain services available on CSD, please note that you may no longer be in the CSD Storybook App. To check what Internet location you are on, note the URL at the top and/or bottom of your browser. CSD encourages you to read the posted privacy statement of that website whenever interacting with any website.

Section 7.  Legal Requests.

CSD cooperates with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws, such as: intellectual property rights, fraud, theft, harassment and other rights. By accessing the CSD Storybook App, you authorize CSD to disclose any information about you if CSD believes that such disclosure is necessary to (a) comply with relevant laws or to respond to subpoenas or warrants served on CSD; (b) protect or defend the rights or property of CSD or third parties; or (c) assist in an investigation.

Section 8.  Successors and Assigns.

CSD may share some or all of your Personal Information with any of CSD’s successors and assigns.

Section 9.  Modifications.

CSD may modify the terms of this Privacy Policy from time to time without notice to you. Continued use of the CSD Storybook App after any modifications to the terms of this Privacy Policy constitutes your acceptance of such modified terms. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have the latest version of this Privacy Policy.

Section 10.  Contacting CSD.

If you wish to report a violation of this Privacy Policy, if you have any questions, or if you need assistance, please contact CSD by e-mail at