General Privacy Resources

Electronic Frontier Foundation: Surveillance Self Defense

The EFF is at the forefront of privacy advocacy, and their projects include the creation of guides to help people avoid government and corporate surveillance. Some recommended guides include:

The EFF also writes about important current issues in privacy advocacy on their Deeplinks blog, including privacy advocacy in libraries.

ALA LITA Public Internet Access Privacy Checklist

This checklist for librarians provides guidance on how to secure online privacy on library devices and how to facilitate patrons ability protect their privacy for themselves.

Western Libraries Online Privacy Research Guide

This Lib Guide recommends some tools for privacy protection, but also provides context on privacy law and policy in Canada, as well as Western University itself.