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We want to provide our users of DTU Findit with a simple and user-friendly tool for searching. To keep track of how DTU Findit is used by the users, we make use of cookies. Cookies provide us with important information about how and when DTU Findit is used, which pages are viewed most often, how long our users stay at the site etc. They also enable us to provide personalised features to users.

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In DTU Findit , we use cookies for the following purposes:

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We collect traffic information in order to tailor DTU Findit to user needs. For example, we obtain information about the number of visits, the average duration of the visit, the number of new visitors and the number of returning visitors, which browsers are used, demographic information etc. We use Google Analytics to store the statistical information.

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