Internet Safety

The web can be a valuable resource for information, education, and entertainment. However, it's important that parents and legal guardians take an active role by monitoring their child's Internet usage. The following resources will help you and your child safely navigate the web together.

Library Policies

Public Use Computers and Wireless Access Policy

Unattended Children Policy

Home Use Guidelines

The American Library Association Guide to Online Resources for Parents and Children
A collection of links to informational sites that focus on online safety.


This site contains articles and resources to help parents make informed decisions about their family's use of the Internet.

NetSmartz for Kids
Games, activities, and parent education about various aspects of children's safety. Great for both kids and parents.
This blog contains up-to-date articles about children's safety on the Internet.

Police Recommendations

Cyber Safety for Children
California state information and reports on child internet safety.

FBI Kids
The Federal Bureau of Investigaton presents safety information for kids in grades K-5.