I Found It On The Internet / Edition 1

I Found It On The Internet / Edition 1

by Frances Jacobson Harris
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838908985

ISBN-13: 9780838908983

Pub. Date: 04/01/2005

Publisher: ALA Editions

"Recognizing that high-tech teens are still teens, author and educator Jacobson draws together tools for reflection, along with the latest research and practical solutions. In this authoritative guide, she helps library colleagues understand and address issues relating to youth and technology, answering key questions to help instill appropriate values in teens as they…  See more details below

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"Recognizing that high-tech teens are still teens, author and educator Jacobson draws together tools for reflection, along with the latest research and practical solutions. In this authoritative guide, she helps library colleagues understand and address issues relating to youth and technology, answering key questions to help instill appropriate values in teens as they travel the cyber-landscape." "Jacobson shares practical guidance for dealing with the thornier issues of hacking, cheating, privacy, harassment, and access to inappropriate content. She also provides tips on how libraries can incorporate Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) into new policies for teen-friendly tech spaces." Presenting thoughtful and commonsense solutions for high school, middle school, and public youth librarians, I Found It on the Internet is a proactive guide that addresses challenging technological issues facing teens and the librarians who serve them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838908983
Publisher:
ALA Editions
Publication date:
04/01/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.38(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1Teenagers and the library1
2Information retrieval systems : for better or for worse13
3Information technology meets communication technology34
4The fallout : intended and unintended consequences47
5From mischief to mayhem : behavior72
6The deep end : content86
7Fishing poles, not fish : damage control106
8Putting it all together125

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