Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, SnapChat -- Are you on one of these? Two? Three? Every day, social media platforms are becoming more and more intertwined with our daily lives and work. However, recent developments, such as the Cambridge Analytica Facebook scandal, have prompted a lot of discussions concerning how much social media platforms know about you, how much information they share with others, and who they are sharing that information with.
Buckle up and let's take a trip on the dark side. Find out what you agreed to when you accepted their Terms of Service!
Identify 3 types of information about you that social media platforms would like to share with other organizations
Using your favorite social media platform, explain one way you can make your information more private
Assist patrons and colleagues in safeguarding their social media footprint
Instructor: Jodie Borgerding
Jodie Borgerding joins Amigos Library Services as the Consulting & Education Services Manager. She will oversee the development of training opportunities and provide direct consulting services to Amigos members. Jodie has experience in association management, staff development, and academic libraries. Prior to joining Amigos, Jodie served as the Instruction Librarian and Subject Liaison for Webster University in St. Louis, MO. She is also a past-president of the Missouri Library Association, and is an active member of the American Library Association and Association of College & Research Libraries. Jodie holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Missouri State University and a Master of Library Science degree from University of Missouri-Columbia. She is currently working on a Master of Media Communications degree from Webster University.