Privacy Policy


The University Bookshop values your right to privacy and we make every effort to ensure that your privacy is protected. The information you provide to us is collected with the intent of serving you better.

The website ‘’ is operated by the University Bookshop which is owned by The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus. This Privacy Statement serves to demonstrate our commitment to privacy with regard to information submitted to this website.


Information we may collect from you

We may collect and process the following data:

  •  Name
  • Address
  • Email address
  •  Telephone/ fax number
  • Credit card number and expiration date

If you contact us for any reason, we may keep a record of that correspondence.

We may also ask you to complete surveys for customer research purposes and that information may be kept.


Uses of your information

The information that you provide to our website is used to process your transactions and orders to provide products or services. We may also use it to contact you to confirm your purchase and or order and to contact you in the event that we have any questions about the information you have submitted.

We do not lease, sell, trade or give any personal information to other companies.

All credit card information will be passed through an encrypted gateway to ensure your security.


Where we store your personal data

Data collected from you is processed by employees of the University Bookshop. This data is stored on our secure data server which may also be accessed by our web host. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing and processing. We will take steps to ensure that your data are treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Statement.

All user name and password information is the responsibility of the owner of such information and therefore it is his/ her responsibility to keeping this information confidential.



Cookies enable us to track a user’s preference to enhance the use of our site. Our system will issue cookies when you log on to our site. You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the sending of cookies.


Terms of Use

By using our website, you signify an understanding and an acceptance of this Privacy Statement. The University Bookshop and by extension The University of the West Indies is not liable for any type of loss, injury or any type of damages arising from the use of this site, including the distribution of information provided by other parties contributing content to this site. Continued access and use of this site without acceptance of the terms relieves The University Bookshop and by extension The University of the West Indies from responsibility to the user.

Should you have any questions that remain unanswered in the following information please call us at (246) 417-4517.


Policy Modifications

We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice. If we amend or update our Privacy Policy, this page will be updated. You will not be provided with any other notice of such changes. It is therefore recommended that visitors to our website periodically review the Privacy Policy to keep up to date with any changes.


Last updated: September 12, 2019