Data protection

Personal information

The University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland FHNW is committed to the targeted and sparing use of personal information. The information collected is used only for the intended respective purpose.

The personal information stored remains within the sovereignty of the FHNW. Information is stored carefully and protected against third-party access. We secure information by means of technical and organisational measures in keeping with the latest developments. We never disclose personal information to third parties, unless the law requires us to do so or we have obtained express permission.



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The Gaffurius Codices Portal uses the Matomo web analysis service to receive information about how our website is used. Matomo uses cookies. The information generated by cookies is only transmitted to a server hosted by the Center for Digital Matter, a department of the FHNW Academy of Art and Design. It is not shared with any third party services.



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The Gaffurius Codices Team (GCT) does not guarantee that the information provided on its webpages is up-to-date and complete. The GCT reserves the right to alter, either partly or entirely, delete, or not publish (at least temporarily) web content without advance notice. The GCT declines any liability whatsoever for losses or damages, whether material or immaterial, resulting from the use or non-use of the information provided on its webpages, or from the use of mistaken or incomplete information.

The GCT does not verify the content of external websites or those beyond its domain, that is, sites that are linked to its website rather than hosted on its own servers. The GCT declines any responsibility for the content of external sites, and for the products and services offered on such sites.