Vol 52, No 4 (2016)

May/June

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5860/ltr.52n4

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Privacy and Security for Library Systems, by Marshall Breeding

Surveying vendors and ARL libraries, Marshall Breeding covers the current state of patron privacy in interacting with the library’s web-based systems. The report discusses key technologies and techniques for protecting patron privacy, focusing on encryption, the storage of data, the catalog, and discovery systems. It explores the many ways patron data and behavior may be captured in the absence of preventive measures.

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