Parents should talk with their children about proper and safe use of the Internet, teaching them to guard their privacy and become savvy users of online information.
Library Resources - Internet safety books and DVDs for children and their parents
Connect Safely - parents teens and educators discuss and learn safe blogging and social networking.
Google Family Safety - Tips, Tools and a explaining smart Internet searching and browsing practices, from Google and Common Sense Media.
Netsmartz - from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, and the Boys and Girls Clubs of America - provides safety advocacy for youth, adresses internet "self defense" and online safety tips for children.
On Guard Online - Safety resources and games from U.S. Federal Agencies to protect youth from criminal activity, particularly regarding social networking sites.
Media Reviews & Ratings
Common Sense Media - search for parent advice and reviews of movies, tv, websites, music and more.
ESRB - Entertainment Software Ratings Board - provides searchable reviews and ratings system for Console/Video and Computer games.