Alison J. Harris



Online Privacy in Social Media

Everyone I discuss online privacy with has strong opinions on the subject. There are very real dangers for Internet users and it has changed how society interacts physically and virtually. Unfortunately, the scholarly article I read by Coye Cheshire and Judd Antin stating that those who are less trusting are actually less vigilant in their self-reported online behavior is not….

February 28, 2014 , Comment

Blogs for Professional Development

I enjoy reading various blogs that are focused on librarianship and/or emerging technology. This is due to my own personal interest in new technologies, in addition to examining professional writings for graduate courses and my current job position. Blogs are a great way for librarians to get up-to-date information on technology trends, which happened to be precisely what I was….

February 15, 2014 , Comment