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Legal Music and Movie Downloading Options

Copyright Compliance and Filesharing

File Sharing Letter to the University Community

Privacy Statement

Policy on the Acceptable Use of Information Technology Resources


Last Updated: 8/23/07

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  • Social Networking Sites such as and have been compromised by online scams. Read a brief article about it.
  • OIT is now publishing monthly podcasts on a variety of IT issues. Check them out.
  • Please read our FAQ on the Acceptable Use Policy (AUP).
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OFFICE HOURS - Fall 2013

Monday -------------------------- Closed
Tuesday ------------------------- 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday --------------------- 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday ------------------------ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday ---------------------------- Closed

phone: 301.405.8787


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