Facebook iconTwitter icon

Oxford German Network banner image

Cookie Statement


This statement explains how we use cookies on the Oxford German Network website. For information about what types of personal information will be gathered when you visit the website, and how this information will be used, please see the Privacy Policy.

How we use cookies

Most of our web pages use "cookies". A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we place on your computer or mobile device if you agree. These cookies allow us to distinguish you from other users of our website, which helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our website.

Types of cookies we use

Strictly necessary cookies – these are essential in order to enable you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies the services you have asked for cannot be provided.

Specific cookies we use

Cookies may be set either by the University's website ("first party cookies"), or by a third party website ("third party cookies"). The table below identifies the cookies we use and explain the purposes for which they are used. As the website develops we may update the information contained in this section from time to time.



Cookie name

Cookie purpose



Some features of our site use Javascript. We set a has_js cookie if you have javascript enabled, so we can give you the best possible experience

ogn.ox.ac.uk SESS...... Session cookies allow users to be recognized within a website so any page changes or item or data selection you do is remembered from page to page.
ogn.ox.ac.uk cookie-agreed-en If you accept cookies on the site,  or click any link after you have seen the cookie warning, we record that in a cookie.
ogn.ox.ac.uk Drupal.toolbar.collapsed This site is built with Drupal and certain actions such as dismissing a menu will cause a cookie to be stored.


Further information

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

Changes to our Cookie Statement

Any changes we may make to our Cookie Statement in the future will be posted on this page.