Searching Article Databases
One good article can give you some ideas for further research. The Wall Street Journal is a good source for current cases involving cyberlaw and copyright also the Trade & Industry publications.
Use keywords and subject headings (topics)
- Electronic mail systems
Use Boolean; AND , OR
Sample search Facebook AND Privacy
Academic Search Complete- smart text searching allows natural language searches.
SFCC Library Links
Fair Use /Copyright
See below for more on: Privacy, CIPA, Net Neutrality, Internet Piracy, Private Browsing, Cyber-bullying, Acceptable Use Policies, National Security Letters
For updates use AND to combine keywords in quotes "net neutrality" AND FTC. You may sort the articles retrieved by date.
Podcast - Tracking the Companies Watching You
"One of the fastest-growing online businesses is the business of spying on Internet users by using sophisticated software to track movements through the Web, so that the information can be sold to advertisers." This is an interview with a WSJ reporter who headed a team that investigated the use of tracking devices on websites. August 2010
More on Privacy
Children and the Internet /CIPA
SOPA (Stop Internet Piracy Act) H.R. 3261
Digital Rights Management
Online Affilliates and State Tax Laws
National Security Letters
Acceptable Use Policy
These articles are great at describing the issue.
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