Copyright Notice, Privacy Policy, and Terms and Conditions

This page was last modified on January 22, 2023.

I. Definitions

We/us (either capitalized or not) – St. Joseph’s Shelf

This site –

Personal Data – any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.

Child – a natural person under 13 years of age.

II. Copyright Notice

This site is copyright 2023. All rights reserved. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission is strictly prohibited.

Excerpts and links from this site may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to the author and with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

St. Joseph’s Shelf is not responsible for republished content from this website on other websites without permission.

III. Privacy Policy

1. Policy

This website does not share Personal Data with third parties, nor do we store any information about your visit to this blog, other than to analyze and optimize your content experience.

2. Contact and newsletter sign-up forms

If you submit Personal Data to us through a contact form or through a newsletter sign-up form, we may keep these submissions for customer service purposes indefinitely. However, we do not give the Personal Data submitted through contact forms to third parties for marketing or other purposes.

3. Google Fonts

This site uses Google Fonts, which logs records of font file requests. You can view the Google Fonts privacy policy here.

4. Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect Personal Data, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

5. Analytics

i. Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to measure traffic on our website. Google has their own Privacy Policy, which you can review here. If you’d like to opt out of tracking by Google Analytics, visit the Google Analytics opt-out page.

ii. MailerLite

We use MailerLite to allow you to sign up to our newsletter form, to store newsletter subscriber contact information, to send out newsletters, and for analytics purposes. See MailerLite’s legal notices for more information.

6. PrintFriendly

We offer the opportunity to download our articles in a print-friendly format through PrintFriendly, a service that is GDPR & CCPA compliant. Read their privacy policy for more information.

7. Childrens Information

We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor, and guide their online activity. We do not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. We do not target children with our services.

If a parent or guardian believes that we have in our database the personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

8. What rights you have over your data

More details concerning the collection or processing of personal data may be requested from us at any time. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

III. Terms and Conditions

The content provided on this site is for informational and entertainment purposes only. We make no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information found on this site or found by following any link on this site. We will not be liable for any errors or omissions in the information available on this site or by following any link on this site, nor for the availability of this information. We will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information.

IV. Modifications to the Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions

Although most changes are likely to be minor, we may change this Copyright Notice, this Privacy Policy, and these Terms and Conditions from time to time, and in our sole discretion. We encourage you to frequently check this page for any changes. You might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in the Copyright Notice, Privacy Policy, or Terms and Conditions will constitute your acceptance of such change.