The RBQ collects some of your personal information when you:
It requires this information to:
The RBQ is transparent about how it collects your personal information. It does so with your clear, free and informed consent and only as necessary to exercise its functions and provide its services. Your consent is valid only for the time necessary to achieve the purposes for which it was requested. The RBQ must obtain new consent to use previously collected information for a new purpose, except to the extent permitted by the Act.
When it makes a request for personal information, the RBQ will inform you in advance of the following:
The personal information collected by the RBQ may be shared with other people or organizations, with or without your consent, as permitted by the Act. For more information, see the Release of personal information register [Fr].
The RBQ uses Google Analytics and Microsoft Clarity to collect information about how you browse its site, such as the pages you visit, how you interact with those pages, the duration of your visit and your operating system. It uses this information for statistical purposes to improve your experience.
The RBQ also uses tracking pixels for advertising and retargeting. When you visit other websites, these pixels allow us to show you advertising related to the content you browsed on our website.
Note that this is not personally identifiable information.
We use analytics cookies to collect information about your:
We use advertising cookies to collect information about your:
The RBQ stores, protects and keeps confidential your personal information until it has served the purpose for which it was collected, subject to the Act and the retention schedule approved by the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec.
When the retention period expires, it will permanently and securely destroy all collected personal information.
The RBQ stores all personal and confidential information it collects in a secure environment. It implements security and access management safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the personal information to ensure it is available only to authorized personnel on a need-to-know basis.
The RBQ undertakes to inform you of any security incident involving your personal information that presents a risk of serious injury.
Subject to exceptions in the Act, you have the right to access your personal information and make corrections if it is inaccurate, incomplete or equivocal, or if the collection, release or retention of the information is not authorized by the Act. You may also withdraw your consent to the release or use of your personal information at any time.
Any such request must be addressed to the Privacy Officer. For more information, see the Access to information page [Fr].
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255, boulevard Crémazie Est, 11e étage
Montréal (Québec) H2M 1L5