The Privacy Field Guides are structured to give library workers the tools needed to create and be advocates for a safer, more secure library. They are designed to work in school, public, and academic libraries of all shapes and sizes. Choose a guide on a topic that interests you or is in an area that your library would like to work on. Each guide will give an introduction to the topic and several exercises for you to implement privacy changes at your library.
Learn basic digital security concepts and where to go for more help.
Communicate about privacy by understanding the people you are trying to reach.
Navigate areas in your physical library space to help protect users’ privacy.
See how user data travels through the library and what you can do to protect it.
Build an audit framework, perform an audit, and tell the audit story.
Read, understand, and write privacy policies.
Key strategies to employ while protecting user privacy when engaging vendors.