Privacy webinar next week — register now!

Privacy, Uncategorized

The second offering in OIF’s “Intellectual Freedom Summer School” series is a webinar on privacy issues for libraries of all types. “Privacy in the Library: Law, Ethics, and Policy” will take place Tuesday, August 9 from 10-11 a.m. Central and provide an overview of the following topics:

  • Privacy laws and ethical codes protecting user privacy in the library
  • Creating and implementing library policies to protect user privacy
  • Hot  topics in library privacy: self-serve holds, surveillance cameras, and  third party library vendors (e-books)

Speaker:  Deborah Caldwell-Stone is the Deputy Director of the Office for Intellectual Freedom and an attorney who works closely with librarians, teachers, and library trustees on a wide range of intellectual freedom issues, including library privacy and confidentiality. She is on the faculty of the ALA-sponsored Lawyers for Libraries and Law for Librarians workshops and speaks frequently to library groups around the country.

“Intellectual Freedom Summer School” sessions cost $39 for ALA members; $49 for nonmembers; and $95 for groups of two or more attendees at the same location.

To register online, click here.

To register by fax, please print and submit the PDF registration form here.

NOTE: Discount pricing is available for those participating in multiple webinars; please email or call 1.800.545.2433 and press 5 to be connected with ALA Member and Customer Service for details.

For more information, visit Contact Angela Maycock at with any questions about Intellectual Freedom Summer School offerings.

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