This submission examines cyber-safety and seniors focusing on the advantages and the barriers to being online and the role that public libraries already play in training for digital literacy and support for senior Australians in the online world. It describes examples of the current delivery of services such as Senior’s Internet Training and offers some suggestions to increase the level of digital literacy training for seniors, for consideration for the future.
Submission to the Joint Select Committee on Cyber-Safety
Australian Library and Information Association; National and State Libraries Australasia
Deakin, ACT : Australian Library and Information Association
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