In the time we live now the internet is used by millions of different users, and they can very in ages from children to the elderly. Most internet users mere strangers to us all, so it is very easy for anyone to hide behind a screen and hide who they really are. For this reason Safer Internet Day was created and this year it is celebrated on Tuesday, February 5. The slogan for the campaign this year is “Together for a better internet” because they stress the importance of everyone working together to inform younger users the dangers of the internet.
For more information on Safer Internet Day check out the resources below:
"Fortinet Offers Essential Cyber-Safety Tips On Safer Internet Day." Business World, 7 Feb. 2018. Infotrac Newsstand, http://link.galegroup.com/apps/doc/A526602126/STND?u=morningside&sid=STND&xid=de1331fa.
"'Protect children and their digital footprint,' urges UNICEF on Safer Internet Day." Premium Official News, 7 Feb. 2018. Infotrac Newsstand, http://link.galegroup.com/apps/doc/A526594517/STND?u=morningside&sid=STND&xid=5f33626a.
Goodman, R. D. (2008). Growing up online. Boston: WGBH Educational Foundation.
Call number: DVD 302.231 G919 2008
Claypoole, T., Swecker, C., & Payton, T. (2011). Protecting your internet identity : Are you naked online? Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers.