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The website ("Website") of the National Archives of Finland uses cookies for site use tracking and service development purposes. You can disable cookies on your device from your browser's settings.


We use the open-source Piwik analytics platform to track how the Website is used. Piwik will upload a cookie to your device.  This cookie is used to collect data, such as your IP address, and to record the actions you perform on the Website. This data is stored in a secure environment and is only processed by designated people.

We only use the data collected by Piwik cookies for producing statistics. We use the site usage data collected by the cookies to improve the functionality and content of the Website. This data processing does not require the data subject to be identified.

The data collected with Piwik cookies is not shared with other organisations.

Google Analytics

The Website uses the Google Analytics tracking service. Google Analytics uploads a cookie to your device.  This cookie is used to record the actions you perform on the Website. According to Google Analytics' terms of service, Google will not link the IP addresses collected by the cookie to any other information stored by Google. You may opt out of using Google Analytics cookies by installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

The add-on is available for the following browsers:

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Google Chrome
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Other cookies

A third-party cookie used by Adobe Analytics that identifies individual visitors across different domains.

The Website uses the AddThis add-on that allows users to share the site's content and articles on social media.

The Website uses the ReadSpeaker add-on that allows users to have page texts read out loud. ReadSpeaker uses cookies to save user settings for future visits.

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