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Policies for Sakai

Use of Sakai is covered by the Shepherd University Acceptable Use Policy. This defines basic policies for using Information Technology at Shepherd University. It covers items such as proper use, abiding by copyright, and protecting privacy and personal rights of others.

In Sakai we find that many reports of problems come through the instructor or other site owner. We may look at records of user interaction with Sakai in order to deal with reports from an instructor or site owner that someone in their site has had problems. We will only tell instructors or site owners information related to user activity in their site.

When you make material available through Sakai, make sure that you have permission from the author or copyright holder. Go to the following website for information about copyright and other intellectual property matters: http://www.section508.gov/