HyRead Privacy Policy


When you check out and read digital content which are provided by HyRead, HyRead would gather your information by cloud service and applications. The information may include non-personal identifiable information, the content you check out, the apps you used, etc. HyRead respects and protect your information. This Privacy Policy is intended to you understand your information may be collected and used.


What information may be collected and how to be used.

  • Personal information

Personal information is to identify a specific person, such as full name, home address, email address, phone number or any login details. HyRead does not collect your Personal Information unless you choose to submit it to HyRead.


  • non-personal identifiable information

HyRead get identification information from the library you login. There is nothing but an id which is only used to identify a patron. The id would be an IP address, device ID, or geolocation information. HyRead collects and stores certain non-PII related to your interactions and use of our Services.


  • Usage data

HyRead may collect anonymous information related to apps, website through third party analytics. For example, HyRead collect websites usage data from Google analytic and app usage from Flurry.

For more information on Google Analytics, please visit http://www.google.com/analytics. For more information on Flurry Analytics, please visit https://y.flurry.com/


  • Circulation records

HyRead will store patrons circulation records and provide to the library.


  • Content bookmark and note

When you check out HyRead content, you can make bookmarks and have notes for a certain content. HyRead will store the information in HyRead cloud. Load records would share with the Library you borrow from. Once you reuse the content, all bookmark and notes you made would reshow just for you.


  • Information use

HyRead never sells your Personal Information or non-personal information.

HyRead may analyze Service usage, improve the Service, or for other similar purposes. The use and disclosure of such anonymous information is not subject to any restrictions under this Privacy Policy.


How Does HyRead Protect your Personal Information?

HyRead takes information security very seriously. We have implemented measures to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of your Personal Information. Any Personal Information is protected by physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to prevent unauthorized disclosure. We encrypt the transmission of Personal Information using secure sockets layer (SSL) technology. We use computer safeguards such as firewalls and data encryption and physical access controls to our buildings and files. We authorize access to Personal Information only for those employees who require it to fulfill their job responsibilities.



How long is information retained by HyRead?

HyRead retains information for as long as HyRead deems necessary to provide the Services or as otherwise permitted by applicable law.



Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy was last updated in March 2018. We will continue to evaluate this Privacy Policy against new technologies, business practices, and our users’ needs, and may make changes to the Privacy Policy accordingly. Please check the Privacy Policy periodically for updates.


If we make material changes this Privacy Policy that increase our rights to use your Personal Information, we will notify you via a prominent notice on the Services or via email prior to the change becoming effective. If you do not agree to the changes, you should discontinue use of the Services.


Contact HyRead

If you have questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy, please contact HyRead via email at service@hyread.com.tw