Safety, Privacy & Fact Checking
Hacking! Fake News! Learn how to protect yourself and detect online prevarication.
Virtual Privacy Lab (San Jose Public Library) – Learn about privacy topics and generate a custom privacy toolkit geared towards your online needs. Toolkits include links, tips, and resources that empower you to customize your online identity. Email or print your privacy toolkit for future use.
Online Self Defense (Lebanon Public Libraries) – Designed to teach online security to everyday users, these courses starts with basics like anti-virus and good passwords and progresses all the way to using the TOR browser.
Fake News and “Post-Truth”: Resources for Citizens, Students and Educators (Calvin Coolidge Library, Castleton University) – Resources for learning and teaching about being a savvy news consumer and informed citizen in an era of “fake news” and “post-truth,” including instructional videos and links to helpful fact-checking websites.