Information Technology Division

Policies & Guidelines


Information Technology Resources Policy

The Information Technology Resources Policy identifies appropriate use of Information Technology Resources (as defined in Section III:A) to support the University's goals and objectives. This document informs all Users (as defined in Section III:F) of the policies set forth by Middle Tennessee State University ( MTSU), the Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) Policy 1:08:00:00 (Information Technology Resources) and the laws of the State of Tennessee and the Federal government.

Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 1998

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) was signed into law by President Clinton on October 28, 1998. The legislation implements two 1996 World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) treaties: the WIPO Copyright Treaty and the WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty. The DMCA also addresses a number of other significant copyright-related issues.

Levels of Service

ITD offers technical service and support for much of the hardware and software at MTSU. The Level of Service policy explains what ITD offers for specific software titles and hardware models.