Data protection and security
All data sent to ikmk.smb.museum via e-mail-comment is strictly kept confidential and will not be accessible for the general public. Personal data will neither be published nor forwarded to any individual or institution.
The website ikmk.smb.museum includes external links of third parties (mostly Research Institutions). These institutions are exclusively responsible for their websites' content.
Online privacy statement
Every time a user accesses a page of the Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz website and every time a file is requested, data about this occurrence is temporarily saved and processed in a log file. Here is a list of the data that is saved each time someone accesses our site or requests files from it:
IP address/DNS name, date and time of request, page requested/name of requested file, volume of data transmitted, operating system used, browser used, success status - whether request was successful.
This data is assessed for statistical purposes only so that we can improve our range of online services. The information is not used for any other purpose and is not disclosed or passed on to a third party.
When visiting individual pages, session cookies are used temporarily to make it easier to navigate around the site. These cookies expire when the session is closed and do not contain personal data. Programmes such as Java Applets or ActiveX controls, which make it possible to track access information on the user, are not used.