Privacy policy

Name of the service

Language Bank of Finland portal

Description of the service

National language research showcase website.

Data controllers and contact persons

CSC – IT Center for Science Ltd.
Tero Aalto, Martin Matthiesen
kielipankki (at)
P.O. Box 405 (Keilaranta 14)
FI-02101 Espoo, Finland
tel. +358 9 457 2001
fax +358 9 457 2302


FI – Finland

Personal data processed

Data in the log files of the server is used for technical maintenance and service security.

Language Bank staff

The portal stores and processes the following personal data of Language Bank staff logging into the portal admin interface:

  • User ID (eppn)
  • User’s full name
  • User’s email address

Webanno users

The portal processes the end user’s personal data when the user logs in to Webanno. Only the user ID (eppn) is logged.

Third parties to whom personal data is disclosed

Personal data is not disclosed to third parties.

How to access, rectify or delete personal data

Contact the data controller.

Data retention

Logged data is removed after two years.

Data Protection Code of Conduct

Personal data is protected according to the Code of Conduct for Service Providers, a common standard for the research and higher education sector to protect privacy.


The Language Bank of Finland uses Google Analytics and first-party cookies for collecting usage data of websites and other services. The data is used for improving the functionality of services and it is not disclosed to third parties.

More information

The Language Bank’s privacy practices

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Emmi Lahti
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The Language Bank's technical support:
kielipankki (at)
tel. +358 9 4572001

Requests related to language resources:
fin-clarin (at)
tel. +358 29 4140599 / +358 29 4129317