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Keep yourself safe online

Follow our tips to keep yourself safe online.

Keep yourself safe online
  • Create a strong password that can't be guessed - include random words, numbers, capital letters and special characters.
  • Don't use the same password for multiple websites.
  • Don't share your password with anyone.
  • Don't open links or documents you're not sure about.
  • Reset your password if you open anything via a phishing email.
  • Think about what you're posting on social media - does it reveal useful personal information about you?
  • Choose two-factor authentication for online accounts.
The Library Passwords and Digital Security pages have more information or please ask staff for help.


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