Privacy Statement

Data protection and privacy are of utmost importance to Open Source Press. We assure you that we will handle your data carefully and in line with legal regulations. Your personal data will not be provided for use to third parties outside our company.  Collection and processing of personal data
Personal data include all information that relates directly to an individual, i.e. all information on a person's identity, such as the name, email address or postal address.  Your consent
We will not automatically collect, process or use personal data from your internet visit without your explicit consent. Such data are only saved if you make them available to Open Source Press, for example by ordering books or subscribing to our newsletter.  Use of your data
Open Source Press will only collect, save and use your personal data where this is necessary to process a contract, provide a service, for the purpose of accounting or to provide information to customers (e.g. email newsletters).  Statistical information
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", text files that are saved on your computer and allow us to analyze how you use our website. The information that this cookie generates on the way you use our website is transmitted to a Google server and stored there. If IP anonymization is activated on this website, Google will first crop your IP address in a member state of the European Union or in a state belonging to the European Economic Area.  Only as an exception will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the US and then cropped there. IP anonymization is activated on this website.  Google will use this information on behalf of the operators of this website in order to analyze your use of the website anonymously, to compile reports on website activities for the website operator, and to provide further services related to the use of the website and internet. Google may transmit this information to third parties if legally required to do so or if third parties are processing these data on behalf of Google. The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not combined with other data from Google. You can prevent cookies from being saved by making the appropriate settings in your browser software, but be advised that you may not be able to fully use all functions on this website. You can also prevent data (including your IP address) relating to your use of the website and created by the cookie from being sent to and processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin from the following link: By using this website, you agree that Google may process the data relating to you in the manner described above.


Cookies are small text files that are temporarily stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies are used as part of web technology and do not damage your computer system in any way. Even though cookies identify the computer you are using, they do not contain any personal data, so the protection of your privacy is ensured. By configuring your browser, you can determine whether to permit the use of cookies on your computer and, if so, how they are used. Our cookie saves only your email address, so additional information relevant to your user group can be provided during your visit. It does not contain any other personal data. 

Links to other websites

The Open Source Press web pages contain links to other websites which are not subject to this data privacy statement.  


Open Source Press has taken measures in line with the legal data protection laws of the Federal Republic of Germany to protect your personal data from loss, destruction, falsification, manipulation and unauthorized access.