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Copyright Infringement

Copyright Protection Policy

It is the policy of the University of Pittsburgh to respect the copyright protections given to authors, owners, and publishers under Federal law including the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. It is against policy for any student, faculty, or staff member to copy, reproduce, or distribute any software, music, games, or movies on University computing equipment except as expressly permitted by a software license or with the written consent of the copyright holder or as otherwise permitted under Federal law.

Copyright Infringement Management


Pitt Information Technology provides support services to manage all notifications concerning copyright infringement at the University. Copyright Infringement Management includes acknowledgement, tracking, notification, and remediation of the problem.

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Electronic Lab Notebook Maintenance Scheduled for July 22

Friday, July 15, 2016 - 11:32


LabArchives, the vendor for the University’s Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN) Service, will be performing scheduled system maintenance from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Friday, July 22. The ELN service will be unavailable during the maintenance period. Upon completion of the scheduled maintenance, the ELN service will return to normal operation. The maintenance is part of ongoing improvements to the service.