Practical Privacy for Libraries

Course Description
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Libraries are well-known for defending the privacy of our patrons. In the past year, the Library & Information Technology Association, has created lists of specific actions libraries can take to safeguard privacy.

In this workshop, we will delve into these actions and discuss the practicalities of implementing their guidance.

Learning Objectives: 

By the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:

  • Identify minimal actions a library should take to safeguard their patrons' privacy
  • Discuss the major sections of a privacy policy
  • Identify at least 3 tools that could be used to increase privacy in your library
Target Audience: 

Basic technical understanding of library services

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Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Continuing Education Credit
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Scheduled Dates

May 9 - 10, 2018, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT (Register Now) -- Early Bird Deadline: April 17