Privacy Policies

Privacy policies tell library users what data is collected about them, their data rights, and how that data is used, shared, stored, and deleted.

What is a Privacy Policy

How to tell users how the library uses their data.

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How to Read a Privacy Policy

Before you learn to write a policy, let’s learn to read them.

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Understanding Commonly Used Phrases and Terms

A dictionary for all the complex terms you’ll find in privacy policies.

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Red Flags

Commonly used phrases that should prompt you to ask questions.

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Writing in Plain Language

Tips for writing clear and concise policies.

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Writing Your Privacy Policy

Take action to draft your library’s privacy policy.

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