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About This Guide

Much of our lives are lived online, from shopping and chatting to studying and organizing. Behind the convenience are issues of privacy, surveillance, and the monetization of our attention and information. Highline Library has many resources to help you understand how free tools like social media and search engines impact our lives. 

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Try searching these topics:

  • "Net Neutrality"
  • "Privacy on the Internet"
  • "Right of Privacy"
  • "Social Media"

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