Identity Theft and Libraries

Saunders, Jeremiah; Graebner, Carla
April 2007
Feliciter;2007, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p92
The article focuses on the proliferation of identity theft in the Canadian libraries. It could be noted that the library community is designed to raise awareness among library patrons about protecting their personal information. Identity theft has been defined as the misappropriation and unauthorized use of individual's identity. It affects thousands of Canadians and costs the economy billions of dollars. It has been considered as the very nature of the crime strikes at the profession.


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