The Digital Beat, Vol. 2, No. 29 April 20, 2000 Student Free Speech
Rights on the Internet and the Ghosts of Columbine By Andy Carvin
Computing Created and maintained by Professor Edward F. Gehringer of North
Carolina State University, this site offers a good selection of thoughtful articles
and essays on a series of topics related to ethics in computing. The writings are
organized in eight categories accessed via an interactive map. These include
privacy, intellectual property, speech issues, and social justice issues, among
others. Selecting a category takes users to a list of topics, each of which links
to papers and articles located off-site. Each topic page also contains a study guide
and discussion questions or lecture notes. A nice, straightforward resource on an
Net Etiquette and
Netiquette Home Page
http://www.albion.com/netiquette/index.html "Netiquette" is network etiquette, the do's
and don'ts of online communication. Netiquette covers both common courtesy online and the
informal "rules of the road" of cyberspace.
http://www.learnthenet.com/english/html/09netiqt.htm Here are a few pointers to help you
out while traveling through cyberspace.
NYC high school AUP Acceptable Use Policy
Penpals for Kids
This About.com site offers links to great netiquette and Internet safety sites.