How to Get Free HTTPS Certificates from Let's Encrypt

Mike Robinson


There has been a push by many organizations in recent years to move all websites from non-secure HTTP to the more secure HTTPS protocol. Let's Encrypt is a new certificate authority that provides both free HTTPS certificates and tools to easily install them.  Let's Encrypt can be easily installed on a variety of library servers.  Vendors and content providers in the library world should begin integrating support for Let's Encrypt into their products and services.

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