Lernkartei Orell Füssli Verlag
OFV Data Protection and Privacy Policy

Orell Füssli Verlag protects data submitted by users at the highest level of security and encrypts all data exchanged between clients and server system. The systems and technologies provided by Orell Füssli Verlag meet the best of breed standards for data protection of individuals and companies and guarantee the security of its data storage in its hosting services. Our policies respect the privacy of users whenever they are connected to our products and services through any channel.

On principle, Orell Füssli Verlag does not share, sell or transfer any data obtained by it through its published websites, social media or its products and services with anyone other than our customers in accordance with contracts. Orell Füssli Verlag only collects, processes and uses personal information in accordance with the provisions of the European Data Protection Act.


  1. Standard traces left by visiting the websites of Orell Füssli Verlag.

As is the case with nearly any other website users visit, users provide non-personal information when they visit a site and click through it. The following data are obtained at our sites: The IP (Internet Protocol) address of the visiting computer, the operating system and browser software. We are also informed about the terminal used: a personal computer or a mobile device.

Please note that these data do not allow any personal identification: They are anonymous data which provide limited information about people visiting websites – e.g., their geographical origin, „surfing behavior“ on a site, duration of visits to sub sites, focus of attention, etc.

These data are collected anonymously and remain anonymous.


  1. Use of Google Analytics.

Orell Füssli Verlag uses Google Analytics for business information purposes in the standard and published manner as a standard service provided by Google GmbH („Google“). Google Analytics uses „cookies“, which are text files placed on computers of visitors to help the website analyze how visitors use the site. The information generated by cookies about the use of a website (including your IP address) are transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States of America. Google uses this information for the purpose of evaluating uses of websites, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate IP addresses with any other data held by Google. Visitors may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on browsers, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of the respective website. By using a website, users consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.



  1. Downloading the Lernkartei App

Orell Füssli Verlag offers and invites visitors to download our Lernkartei software to their PCs, notebooks, tablets and mobile phones or any other internet connected device with display and interaction functionalities. In order to do so, users must provide their e-mail address and a freely chosen password when registering. None of these data is used for any other purpose than the one for which they are submitted.

  1. Contacting Orell Füssli Verlag via e-mail.

If you contact us via e-mail, we receive personal information about you, at least your e-mail address. This personal identifiable information is only used for the context in which the request was submitted to us.