Cookies help us arrange our website content to match your preferred interests more quickly. They also allow us to deliver the full features of our website. From time to time we will set cookies on your computer, with your consent (if required). A table in the section below explains the cookies we use and why.
While we recognise that IP addresses can be used to identify individuals, The Paul Mellon Centre will not associate your IP address and data about your use of our website with any other information held by the Centre that can specifically identify you unless required to do so by law.
Like many organisations, the Paul Mellon Centre operates a number of online platforms. Our principal web domain is http://www.paul-mellon-centre.ac.uk. Additional domains, to which this policy also applies, include:
If you are not happy for us to set cookies on your computer, there are a number of things you can do:
Most web browsers (e.g. Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer etc.) allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. You can set your web browser to reject all cookies; allow only 'trusted' sites to set them; or to accept cookies from websites only for the duration of your visit. Your browser's 'Help' option will tell you how. However, please be aware that if you choose to delete or restrict cookies, some features of our website may not work.
You can also visit the AboutCookies website, for more information about cookies and how to manage them.
When we make changes to this policy, the changes will be highlighted on the top of this page for one month before going into effect. The highlights will then remain on top of the page for three months to keep you informed of the change.
Date of Approval
Approved by the Digital Manager on 6 July 2018.
Last Revision: April 2022 – list of cookies in use updated.