Cookies and Privacy Policy

What data do we collect?

We collect information about you in order to personalize and improve your experience at Ábaco Instituto Hispánico de Salamanca, to process your requests through the web and to send you the information to which you subscribe.


Some pages offer you the possibility to request products, make requests for information and register to receive different materials. The information requested on these pages is as follows: name, surname, e-mail address and information about your language level.

You can choose at any time not to provide the information requested, in which case you will not be able to benefit from some services.

Your personal data will only be used for the purposes for which you provided it to us.


We also store certain types of electronic information when you interact with us through our website.

We use “cookies” and obtain information from your web browser. If you wish, you can stop your computer from accepting cookies, but keep in mind that, in this way, you will not be able to take advantage of some of the advantages of our website. Cookies serve to improve our services for you and also to show you advertising related to your preferences by analysing your browsing.

We also use web metric tools to automatically obtain certain electronic information about visits to our website. We use this general information to carry out internal investigations into the interests and behaviours of our visitors, in order to get to know them and offer them a better service. This information includes the URL you came from, the URL you go to next, the web browser you use, and your IP address. We use this data as a whole without relating it to any other personally identifiable information.

The security of your data

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use and transmission of your information, we have implemented appropriate physical, electronic, and administrative procedures to protect and secure the information that you have provided to us online.

To protect your data, we use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts all the information you enter on our forms.

The use of data

We use the information that you provide us to process your requests, improve and personalize your experience at Ábaco – Instituto Hispánico, if you have authorized us to do so, to send you newsletters and other communications by e-mail.

We use aggregate and non-personally identifiable data (such as the URL from which you arrive at our site). We use such non-identifying information to improve the design of our website and to recognize the results of marketing and advertising campaigns.

We only use the personally identifiable information that you provide us online for the purposes described in this policy, and we do not share your information with third parties without your permission.

How can personal data be accessed and modified?

You have the right to request a copy of the personal information that Ábaco – Instituto Hispánico has about you, to make changes and to request its deletion. Requests can be directed to the email

About changes to this privacy policy

This privacy policy was last modified on January 1, 2020 in compliance with new GDPR conditions. Ábaco – Instituto Hispánico may review this policy from time to time. If we make any material changes, we will post those changes on our website so that you are always aware of the information we collect, how we use it, and how you can access or update your personal information.