If we want to talk
about information ethics,
why talk about libraries and archives at all?
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It is the librarian’s obligation to treat as confidential any private information obtained through contact with library patrons.
We protect each library user's right to privacy and confidentiality with respect to information sought or received and resources consulted, borrowed, acquired or transmitted.
• Take a character + read
• With a partner, compare your characters' privacy concerns.
• Using two different colors, mark:
- Color 1: Common elements
don't have to be identical, just
- Color 2: Unique elements
Privacy is not about technology -
it's about people.
Episode #81: They're
Being POC online
Episode #1735: Whose
Country 'Tis of Thee?
High-tech surveillance and immigration
Dark Matters: On the Surveillance of Blackness
Simone Browne (2015)
Duke University Press
Note to Self | Episode: What We Learned from Grandpa's FBI File
Surveillance politics, past and present
So...what can you do?
2. Walk through your data trail
Learn about different steps you can take
What else can you do?
Directory of alternative tools
that respect your privacy:
• Alternative App Centre (Tactical Technology Collective)
Deepen your understanding of how
the web works:
Manuel Velasquez, Claire Andre, Thomas Shanks, S.J., and Michael J. Meyer. (2010 ). What is Ethics? A definition of ethics in terms of standards such as rights and fairness. Issues in Ethics, 1:1. https://www.scu.edu/ethics/ethics-resources/ethical-decision-making/what-is-ethics/
Library Internship Seminar, Feb. 23, 2018
By Swarthmore Reference