A selection of useful links to other research and websites on youth and media, online risk and harm, parent’s media attitudes and vulnerable young people

Rethinking Responses to Children and Young Peoples Online Lives -Tim Davies (Practical Participation), Sangeet Bhullar (WISE KIDS), Terri Dowty (Action on Rights for Children)

Children’s Rights in the Digital Age – A download from children around the world. Amanda Third, Delphine Bellerose, Urszula Dawkins, Emma Keltie, Kari Pihl.

Research from EU KIDS Online – Research from Professor Sonia Livingstone and team from the London School of Economics

The Byron Report and follow on updates

Unicef Report: Child Safety Online: Global challenges and strategies [May 2012]

Digitally Connected: Global Perspectives on Youth and Digital Media. April 2015. Berkman Center Research Publication No. 2015-6. http://ssrn.com/abstract=2585686 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2585686

Ofcom’s ‘Children and parents: media use and attitudes’ report, 2014

Making Sense of Privacy and Publicity by danah boyd

Bullying in a Networked Era: A Literature Review – New Publication from the Berkman Center September 19, 2012 http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/node/7971

A shared responsibility – building children’s online resilience. Dr. Andrew K. Przybylski et al Oxford Internet Institute. http://www.theparentzone.co.uk/sites/default/files/attachments/VM%20Resilience%20Report.pdf

Sonia Livingstone Digital Media and Learning Conference Closing Keynote

Safer Internet Forum Oct 2011 report

Briefing on the internet, ecommerce, children and young people – from the Children’s Charities’ Coalition on Internet Safety – Nov 2010:

Youth Safety on a Living Internet: Report of the Online Safety and Technology Working Group, June 4, 2010

Vulnerable young people

Munch, Poke and Ping: Safeguarding vulnerable young people online
Research led by Stephen Carrick-Davies and as shared with the UK Council for Child Internet Safety

Young Minds Conference Report Nov 2012: Opportunities and Dangers of the Internet


Identifying vulnerable children online and what strategies can help them: A report based on a seminar arranged by the UKCCIS Evidence Group on 24th January, 2012:

The protection of children online: a brief scoping review to identify vulnerable groups by Emily Munro – August 2011.

Risky Behaviors and Online Safety: A 2010 Literature Review by Samantha Biegler and danah boyd, Harvard University, Berkman Center for Internet & Society