Technology 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.