Purpose: To help users understand, prepare for and respond to the threat of online harassment. Design/methodology/approach: This column provides an introduction to tools and resources on the topic of online harassment. A discussion on the definitions, understandings and library applications to teaching about online harassment are presented from available literature and news articles. Findings: Various methods of protecting privacy and responding to online harassment are revealed. Practical implications: An understanding of the importance of the threat of harassment in a variety of online spaces and how to prepare for and respond.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Information Systems
- Library and Information Sciences
- and responding to online harassment
- Getting acquainted with social networks and apps: understanding
- Preparing for