Building a cyber safe community during National eSmart Week.

2-8 September 2018.

Held to coincide with National Child Protection Week, National eSmart Week creates awareness, solutions and ideas and encourages the whole community to be smart, safe and responsible when using digital technology. National eSmart Week is an initiative developed by the Alannah & Madeline Foundation in partnership with the Telstra Foundation.

Reading lists for eSmart Week

The library has put together a couple of reading lists – books for parents and books for kids –  about cyber safety, bullying and navigating the online world.

Looking for some online reading instead? See the Online Safety – Be eSmart page on the library website for a comprehensive list of cyber safety websites.

Cyber safety books for parents

Cover Image for Talking back to Facebook : a common sense guide to raising kids in the digital age
Cover Image for Online risk to children : impact, protection and prevention
Cover Image for Digital kids : how to balance screen time, and why it matters
Cover Image for The upside of digital devices : how to make your child more screen smart, literate, and emotionally intelligent
Cover Image for Beyond cyber bullying : an essential guide for parenting in the digital age
Cover Image for Parents and digital technology : how to raise the connected generation
Cover Image for Protecting children online? : cyberbullying policies of social media companies
Cover Image for Tech-savvy parenting : a guide to raising safe children in a digital world

Books for kids. Children’s cyber safety & bullying books


Cover Image for The fabulous friend machine
Cover Image for Chicken clicking
Cover Image for The internet is like a puddle
Cover Image for The tweeting galah : a collection of interactive short stories about growing up in the digital age
Cover Image for Bye-bye, Bully! A Kid's Guide for Dealing with Bullies
Cover Image for Insults aren't funny : what to do about verbal bullying
Cover Image for Dot.common sense : how to stay smart and safe online
Cover Image for Staying safe online