Spring Meetup — Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Libraries and Privacy in the Digital Age

February 14, 2014 by jbmprentice

Join us for an informal and lively discussion on the issue of privacy in the digital age. Historically, libraries have been staunch defenders of patron privacy. But in an era when citizens routinely share their information, particularly in the digital realm, in order to receive tailored book and movie recommendations and targeted services, are libraries standing in the way of their own progress? Could libraries track patron information for good, rather than evil?

Food for thought:


Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 5:30pm to 7pm


Champions Sports Bar (Marriott Hotel)
Kendall Square
50 Broadway
Cambridge, MA

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