Policies and Guidelines

The instructions below can help you make full use of the computing systems available at Harvard University and Harvard Divinity School.

Computer Use Policy: The terms of service to which you agree as a user of HDS computing resources.

Digital Materials and Copyright Law: Harvard University's website on the Digital Millennium Copyright Act includes a copyright policy as well as answers to frequently asked questions on the application of the law to peer-to-peer file sharing of music, movies, and other copyrighted work.

Information Security and Privacy at Harvard: A guide to the University's Enterprise Security Policy, which applies to everyone who works with confidential information.

Policy on Access to Electronic Information (PDF): Guidelines and processes for Harvard University access to user electronic information stored in or transmitted through any University system. Applies to all Schools and units of the University.