Internet & Email Safety
We sometimes get questions from patrons about whether they have really “won the lottery”, whether it is safe to shop online, or how to keep spam out of their email inboxes. If you are concerned about online safety, check out our Internet & Email Safety page. You’ll get general advice and links to books and websites that can give you the tools and knowledge you need to keep you safer online. Learn about phishing, scams, computer viruses, and account takeovers – things that can affect your pocketbook or your reputation.
Click on the subjects to the left to discover useful research resources, including:
Also visit our Kids Homework Help and Teens Homework Help pages for additional reference sources. You can also Ask a Librarian for help. Some links will not be accessible on the computer catalogs in the library.