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What every librarian should know about electronic privacy / Jeannette Woodward.

By: Woodward, Jeannette A.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited, 2007Description: xv, 222 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781591584896; 1591584892.Subject(s): Public access computers in libraries -- United States | Internet access for library users -- United States | Confidential communications -- Library records -- United States | Computer security -- Law and legislation -- United States | Data protection -- Law and legislation -- United States | Privacy, Right of -- United StatesDDC classification: 025.50285 Online resources: Table of contents
Contents:
Portrait of a library computer user -- Protecting library users from identity theft -- Privacy threats from the business world -- Protecting children and teenagers -- Government surveillance, data mining, and just plain carelessness -- RFID systems in libraries -- The challenge of library records : what to keep and how long to keep it -- The Patriot Act quandary : obeying the law and protecting library users -- Protecting electronic privacy : a step-by-step plan -- Education and advocacy.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Portrait of a library computer user -- Protecting library users from identity theft -- Privacy threats from the business world -- Protecting children and teenagers -- Government surveillance, data mining, and just plain carelessness -- RFID systems in libraries -- The challenge of library records : what to keep and how long to keep it -- The Patriot Act quandary : obeying the law and protecting library users -- Protecting electronic privacy : a step-by-step plan -- Education and advocacy.

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<p> Jeannette Woodward , a former Library Director of the Fremont County Library System in Lander, Wyoming, and academic librarian, is Principal and Consultant for Wind River Nonprofit & Library Consulting. She is author of several professional books, including, Nonprofit Essentials: Managing Technology (2006).</p>

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