CLARIAH, located at Oudezijds Achterburgwal 185, 1012 DK AMSTERDAM, is responsible for the processing of personal data as described in this privacy statement.



Inge van Ruiten

Inge van Ruiten

Policy Officer, KNAW Humanities Cluster

Personal data that we process

CLARIAH only processes the personal data that you actively provide yourself. When you sign up for the CLARIAH newsletters, these are at least: your email address, first name and last name. Optionally you can add: salutation, prefix, affiliation/organization, areas of interest.

For what purpose and on what basis we process personal data

CLARIAH only processes your personal data for sending our newsletters.

How long do we store personal data

CLARIAH does not store your personal data longer than is strictly necessary to achieve the purposes for which your data is collected. In case of the Clariah newsletters, this means that your data will be immediately removed from our database when you unsubscribe.

Sharing of personal data with third parties

CLARIAH does not provide personal data to third parties.

Cookies, or similar techniques, that we use

CLARIAH uses functional cookies and analytical cookies that do not infringe on your privacy. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer, tablet or smartphone when you first visit a website. The cookies we use are necessary for the technical operation of the website and your ease of use. They ensure that the website works properly and, for example, remember your preferred settings. We can also optimize our website with these cookies. You can opt out of these cookies by adjusting the settings of your internet browser so that it no longer stores cookies. In addition, you can also delete all information previously stored via the settings of your browser.

In addition, you can choose to accept Social Media cookies, which ensure that visitors can view content from social media networks such as YouTube on our website. These social media networks may be able to track visitors and monitor their internet behavior for their own purposes. CLARIAH does not use or store this type data.

View, modify or delete data

You have the right to view, correct or delete your personal data. You can do this yourself through the links at the bottom of the CLARIAH newsletters or by sending a request to from the e-mail address with which you registered for the newsletters.

How we protect personal data

CLARIAH takes the protection of your data seriously and takes appropriate measures to prevent misuse, loss, unauthorized access, unwanted disclosure and unauthorized modification. If you have the impression that your data is not properly secured or there are indications of abuse, please contact