Privacy Statement

We respect your privacy. All information collected at this site will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed. Any information you give to us will be held with the utmost care, and will not be used in ways to which you have not consented. A more detailed explanation about how we safeguard your personal information is described below. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to let us know.

This policy is based on our fundamental goal to provide the Internet community with relevant content while maintaining personal privacy. This policy is open to comment and is meant to provide an evolutionary framework from which we can address any concerns of the Internet community. Please forward any comments you may have regarding this policy to us.

Resale or disclosure of information to third parties

We do not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease any personal information collected at our site, including email addresses, for commercial purposes. In the future, we may send you information about other like-minded efforts by governmental or nonprofit organizations.

Browser information collected on the website

We analyze our website logs to constantly improve the value of the materials available on website. Our website logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals that actually browse the site.

Use of cookies

We do not use cookies on this site.


We do not use third-party advertisers.


We take precautions to ensure that information you share with us is secure. We also have appropriate security measures in place in our physical facilities to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information that we have collected from you at our site.
Privacy of our email lists

We maintain several email lists to keep our readers informed about news and changes to our website. Individuals must affirmatively ask to join our mailing lists by contacting us, or by completing our online email newsletter subscription form. We do not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease the addresses on our list to anyone. In addition, we configure our email list server software to refuse to divulge the email addresses of our list subscribers to anyone but authorized NSBN staff, including other list subscribers. In the future, we may send to you information about other like-minded efforts by governmental or nonprofit organizations.


If you have any questions please send us an email, or contact us via U.S. Mail or telephone.