What are cookies?
Cookies are small, text-only strings of data which store information on the hard drive of your local computer or mobile device when you visit some websites.
How long do cookies last?
Cookies last for different lengths of time depending on what they are used for.
- Session cookies are temporary cookies and are only stored until you leave the website or when you close your web browser.
- Persistent cookies last for a fixed period of time, defined within the cookie, and allow the website to recognise the device again when the user returns to that website on that device.
Cookies used on the James Lind Alliance website
Cookies used by third parties to provide services to visitors on the James Lind Alliance website
We make use of a number of third-party services to provide functionality to our visitors, and to help us understand the performance of the JLA website.
- Facebook: https://en-gb.facebook.com/help/cookies/
- LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie_policy
- Twitter: https://twitter.com/privacy
When the Twitter 'widget' or news feed loads, log data is sent to Twitter which includes the page visited and a cookie which identifies your browser, but not personally identifiable information. For more information visit https://twitter.com/privacy#section1.
Site usage is monitored through Google Analytics and/or Crazy Egg. The information we receive does not include any personally identifiable information.