Bookmark: "Data Patterns Catalogue"

Sebastian Greger

(Update log)

2019-12-06: The project name has changed from “Data Permissions Catalogue” to “Data Patterns Catalogue”


Data Patterns Catalogue

Privacy-related pattern libraries are a neat tool for designers. While not necessarily ready to use in a “plug-and-play” matter (the list of Pros and Cons commonly is just too complex to re-use patterns 1:1), they provide valuable pointers to reflect on possible design options.

The “Data Patterns Catalogue” by the British consultancy IF presents a range of patterns for dealing with personal data:

Make services that put people in control of data

IF curates and publishes design patterns to this catalogue. Teams use them to inform conversations about data and privacy.