Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing (PEP)

PEP-Web Cookie Policy


To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

How do we use cookies?

For PEP-Web (, we use cookies:

  • to store a session-id for the duration of your session (until time-out) to associate your session with the account you are logged in with and what your document access rights are.
  • with our embedded Wistia video viewer, to anonymously gather statistics on videos and portions of videos viewed.
  • with Google Analytics, to anonymously gather statistics on site usage to make sure we address any general performance issues

For PEP-Easy (, the web application for mobile access, in addition to the above, we use cookies to store your application settings preferences, e.g., color theme, font size, the application interface language.

These cookies are necessary for PEP-Web and PEP-Easy to work as designed to provide you with a better usage experience. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.

By using PEP-Web and/or PEP-Easy, you are agreeing to this cookie policy.

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you will have to manually your preferences every time you visit and your session will be terminated if it’s still open (requiring you to log in again).