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To support the Web site’s technical operation, when the user visits some pages on this Web site, the user’s computer may be issued with cookies. These are small text files placed on the user’s computer or mobile phone for the purposes of managing and improving the services on the site, typically to improve access and navigation.

Cookies may be managed within each Web browser and instructions are usually provided in the respective help menus. Guidance is available from a number of Web sites such as http://www.aboutcookies.org/ [1].

The cookies may be found on this site.

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Google Analytics is used to help improve the site, particularly to ensure that information is available and may be easily navigated. MHS also makes use of a plugin for the WordPress platform called W3 Total Cache, which is used to improve the site’s performance. This cookie is anonymous, and is deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

Queries about the cookie policy may be sent to webmaster@mhs.ox.ac.uk [2]