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Acceptable Use Policy

The California State University, Fresno Acceptable Use Policy of Information Technology Resources (PDF) requires all system users to abide by applicable laws and to respect the copyrights and intellectual property of others. Violators of this policy are subject to the termination of their accounts and access, or, in cases of more serious infractions, the submission of the case to an appropriate disciplinary authority for further investigation. In accordance with federal law, the university, in appropriate circumstances, will terminate system privileges of users who are found to be repeat infringers of the copyright laws. See Title 17 United States Code, Section 512(i)(1)(A).

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