Preserve Privacy: Oppose Cybersecurity bills that will restructure privacy policy and law

Library and privacy supporters: Keep pressuring House members to vote NO on H.R. 3523 and other bills that will restructure our nation’s privacy policies and laws. ALA remains staunchly opposed to this bill.  Petition your elected representatives with the ALA

Data Privacy Day 2012: “Should Librarians Care About Privacy Anymore?” A Free Webinar & Event

As part of Data Privacy Day 2012, the University of North Carolina’s School of Information and Library Science (SILS) is sponsoring a special program and webinar in honor of its 80th anniversary, “Should Librarians Care About Privacy Anymore?“  The program

Librarians: Contribute to a new survey about librarians and privacy

Librarians and library workers are invited to participate in a survey that will measure librarians’ attitudes about privacy rights and protecting library users’ privacy. The survey is available online, and takes only 15 minutes to complete. All responses are anonymous

Facebook Settles FTC Charges That It Deceived Consumers By Failing To Keep Privacy Promises

From the FTC’s statement: “The social networking service Facebook has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that it deceived consumers by telling them they could keep their information on Facebook private, and then repeatedly allowing it to be shared