Privacy Policy

When you use Bookworms website, no personally identifiable information is collected about you except for the IP address from which you accessed the website. Bookworms does NOT use third-party data collection tools such as Google Analytics, and does NOT allow web trackers of any kind.

Bookworms processes data from its access logs, including your IP address, for periodic analysis of website usage, quality assurance, and aggregate reporting. All access log data, including your IP address, are automatically and permanently deleted after 60 days.

Uses of Cookies and Captchas

In order to assure the site is available for human users, not robots or third-party sites, this site may make use of cookies, captchas, and related techniques to apply our Terms of Use. See these Terms of Use for alternate means to acquire Bookworms content and metadata (i.e., mirrors, offline catalogs, and OPDS) for automate use of Bookworms content and metadata.


Content contributed to Bookworms, including errata reports and fixes, must be dedicated in the Public Domain. Dedications to the Public Domain may not be revoked.

Links to Third Party Websites

Bookworms website has links to external sites that it does not control and has no relationship to. Some of those sites, such as Facebook, are notorious wholesale collectors of private data, and it has been reported that such data are freely shared with national spy organizations and others. We strive to link in a manner that does not allow those third party websites to see what you are doing on Bookworms unless you explicitly select one of those links. When you select a third party link, you will leave Bookworms website, and we cannot tell you what the other site will do with your data.