Research Guide: Identity Theft

Finding Articles

Identity theft is a big topic. We suggest narrowing your focus to computer crimes or preventing identity theft. Here are some searches that can help you get started:

"identity theft" AND "computer security"
"identity theft" AND prevention
"identity theft" AND law
"identity theft" AND "computer crime"
"identity theft" AND "data protection"

 

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Background Information

The following books provide background information for beginning research on identity theft.
Title Availability
Identity Theft: How You Can Protect Your Name, Your Credit and Your Vital Information Floor 4, HV 6679. I 33 2004 or Read Online
Phishing and Countermeasures: Understanding the Increasing Problem of Electronic Identity Theft Floor 4, HV 6773. J 345 2007
A Comprehensive Look at Fraud Identification and Prevention Read Online
The Guide to Identity Theft Prevention Floor 4, HV 6695. M 48 2001
Complete Guide to Internet Privacy, Anonymity and Security Floor 4, QA 76.9 A 25 B 3554 2011
Elements of Computer Security Floor 4, QA 76.9 S 35 2010

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