Privacy Resources

People often ask me how they can learn more about privacy. This page contains pointers to lots of good resources to get you started. You may also be interested in reading some of the papers I have written, many of which are related to privacy. The links page on my P3P book web site also includes a variety of good privacy-related resources. -- Lorrie Faith Cranor

Web Sites


The following organizations focus on privacy-related issues or have substantial privacy-related activities


Upcoming privacy-related conferences that I will be speaking at:

Other interesting privacy-related conferences:


Privacy-related books I've read and recommend

Privacy-related books on my reading list that I've heard others recommend

EPIC maintains a list of recommended privacy books.


The following is a list of companies that offer privacy-related products and services. I have not tried all of these products.

Privacy Seal Programs



Last updated 31 January 2003 by Lorrie Faith Cranor