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Online Safety: Cyberbullying, Privacy, Trends and More

Contact Ann Marie Creegan at acreegan@azlibrary.gov to register.

There are a limited number of seats for Arizona library staff.

What has been happening in the world of online safety and privacy? This webinar will summarize the current trends, laws in the US, software/apps and more in this space. Topics discussed in this webinar include: -Cyberbullying- What do librarians do when cyberbullying occurs in the library? -Online privacy law in the US and beyond – How do these laws affect libraries? -Online privacy trends including AI surveillance, encryption and more- How can libraries protect their patron’s data in a landscape of decreased online privacy? -Red flag apps- What apps should youth services librarians be aware of in their children and young adult patrons? -Online safety trends- What’s happening at a national level and politically?

Presenter: Carrie Rogers-Whitehead worked in libraries for nearly a decade and now consults and trains librarians. She regularly researches and writes for librarians, educators and parents. She is the founder of Digital Respons-Ability, a mission-based company that has educated tens of thousands of students, parents and educators in digital citizenship. Carrie is currently writing a book for ABC-Clio with two school librarians on how librarians can better teach and advocate digital citizenship in their libraries.

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
11:00am - 12:00pm
Time Zone:
Arizona Time (change)