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Internet Safety

Resources to help you and your family safely work and play on the Internet.

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Privacy Revolution (from ALA): Itís time for Americans to take charge of their information privacy! Learn about the risks and rewards of technology and find out how to protect your privacy! This is movement of librarians dedicated to intellectual freedom. Led by the American Library Associationís Office for Intellectual Freedom and with the support and involvement of their allies, they are urging Americans to assert their privacy rights.


Internet Safety: from the North Carolina Department of Justice: Information on Scams, Identity Theft, and Internet safety. Follow the links on the right side of the page for the information.

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Internet Safety from KidsHealth: This website has sections for Parents, Kids, and Teens. It breaks down the threats from the internet for each group, and shows you how to be safe.

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Identity Theft Preventionand Online Security: An easy-to-use website from the Federal Trade Commission all about preventing identity theft, especially online.