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    • Social Networking Q&A Facts…Fiction…FAQs
    • Who are we?
      • Anna Van Scoyoc MCL Reference Librarian
      • Gabrielle M. Casieri MCL Youth Services Librarian
      • Carolyn Aversano MCL Youth Services Librarian
      • Patricia Radwanski Grover Middle School Media Specialist
    • What’s the point?
      • Clarify some common misconceptions about social networking.
      • Start a dialogue about safe and responsible social networking.
    • Facebook Lingo: News Feed
    • Facebook Lingo: Wall (Profile)
    • Facebook Lingo: Personal Info
    • Facebook Lingo: Photos
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • Employers and college admissions officers look at an applicant's social networking info when making decisions about jobs, college admissions, and scholarships.
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • When you delete a picture from your MySpace or Facebook page, no one else will ever have access to it again.
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • Setting your profile to private prevents anyone but your friends from seeing pictures you post online.
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • Setting your social networking profile access to private allows you to safely post your cell phone # since only people that already know you will be able to see it.
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • Facebook guarantees that the site is "entirely free of illegal, offensive, pornographic, or otherwise inappropriate material."
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • Facebook's privacy settings guarantee "that User Content you post on the site will be not be viewed by unauthorized persons."
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • Both MySpace and Facebook allow you to preapprove tags that friends want to place on photos of you.
    • Facebook Lingo: Photo Tag Ima Libros
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • When you untag yourself in a Facebook photo , you are permanently untagged.
    • Facebook Lingo: Photo Tag
    • Facebook Lingo: Photo “Un-Tag”
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • Quiz and survey applications cannot glean personal information from "private" profiles.
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • If you are under 18, your profile is not accessible via search engines (such as Google).
    • Facebook: Public Search Result
    • Fact or Fiction ?
      • If someone is being creepy toward you on a social networking site, the best thing you can do is take down that page, create a new one, and hope they don't find you.
    • Presidential Advice
      • “ Be careful what you post on Facebook. Whatever you do, it will be pulled up again later somewhere in your life."