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Cookie Policy

Welcome to Glasgow Tool Library Privacy Policy’s cookie policy.


This policy was last updated: 04/01/2024

This website uses cookies to track users’ interactions on the website and improve functionality as outlined below. You are advised to read this policy carefully.

If you do not accept these terms, please do not use the website



Glasgow Tool Library is a
Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation and has charity
number SC048071 (“We”). All information in relation to us and how to contact us is detailed below.



Address: 818 Garscube Rd, Glasgow G20 7ET, Scotland, United Kingdom.
Tel: +44 07500 162181




Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site.

A number of cookies we use will last only for the duration of your web session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies are used to remember you when you return to the site and last for longer.

In line with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements, users of sites used within the European Economic Area, must actively accept cookies, this means, that without your express acceptance, Cookies will not be automatically accepted. 

Upon accepting Cookies, you may at any time change your browser to prevent the collation of such information or to notify you each time a Cookie is set.


A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. You can also learn more about cookies by visiting which includes additional useful information on cookies.


We may also use pixel tags (also known as web beacons) which are small strings of html or JavaScript code that provide a method for delivering a graphic image on a web page. Pixel tags may be used to obtain information about the computer or device being used to view a particular web page such as the IP address of the computer or device to which the pixel tag is sent, the time it was sent, the computer or device’s operating system and browser type, and similar information.


The website uses cookies to help us identify and track visitors, their usage of the website, and their website access preferences. Cookies are a used to identify and distinguish you from other users on the website.

Where applicable this website uses a cookie control system allowing the user on their first visit to the website to allow or disallow the use of cookies on their computer or device. This complies with UK and EU legislation which requires that explicit consent is given by users before reading files are left, or applied, on a user’s computer or device. 



If you accept the use of Cookies on this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by us and any third parties as identified above in accordance with this policy and our Privacy Policy. 


The types of Cookies are:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These help to make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.

  • Analytical/performance cookies. These help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.

  • Functionality cookies. These are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third-party advertisers.

  • Targeting cookies. This information to make our site and the advertising displayed more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

Cookies can be placed for a user’s session and will disappear as soon as the browser software is closed or the computer is turned off, or cookies may be persistent and will remain on the device.  


Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. 

You can easily delete and manage any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser by following the instructions provided by your particular browser manufacturer.

If your browser is not listed here, we recommend that you consult the documentation that your particular browser manufacturer provides. 

You may also consult your mobile device documentation for information on how to disable cookies on your mobile device. If you disable all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this Site. 

Please note that if you have not cleared your cookies or cache, the contents of which may affect autofill functions on the site and you are responsible for any such actio

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