Online Privacy and Security

5 Steps for Cyber Security in Small Museums

American Alliance of Museums

The Alliance shares five best practice articles from TechSoup that form the basis for computer security in museums of any size, but geared especially toward smaller organizations (PDF).\

Security In-A-Box

Tactical Technology Collective; Front Line

Tactical Technology Collective and Front Line share a toolkit on digital security and privacy with a how-to-booklet and a collection of hands-on guides, each of which includes freeware or open source software tools. Intended for NGOs, the toolkit is still helpful for other small-to-mid-sized organizations.

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)


Blackbaud has created a couple of helpful tools for companies to use to comply with the GDPR.

How does the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) law impact your museum?

Museum Computer Network

The Museum Computer Network developed a useful webinar to help museums navigate this complicated topic.

What Museums Need to Know to Comply with the New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Network of European Museum Organizations (NEMO)

NEMO created a handy tool for museum organizations to use in complying with the GDPR.

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