LACUNY Institute 2015: Privacy and Surveillance, LACUNY, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, May 8, 2015

Privacy and Surveillance: Library Advocacy for the 21st Century
Friday, May 8 from 8:30 AM a�� 4:30 PM
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

The LACUNY Institute is an annual, one-day conference open to LIS professionals, students, and the general public. It is organized by the Library Association of the City University of New York (LACUNY), and although geared to academic librarians, it strives to have broad relevance to the profession.

This year’s Institute features:

* Practical and theoretical perspectives on privacy and surveillance, covering topics such as e-books, Tor and web browsing, library privacy policies, privacy in the academic classroom, privacy instruction to students, and more!
* Keynote by Rainey Reitman, Activism Director for the Electronic Frontier Foundation and COO and Co-Founder of the Freedom of the Press Foundation
* Closing talk by Alison Macrina of the Library Freedom Project

About John Pell

John Pell is an assistant professor and librarian at Hunter College in New York City.

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