Computer Use Policy
Access to computers and electronic resources
Computers in the library are intended to provide access to the library
catalog, electronic library resources, the Internet and Microsoft Office
applications. They may be used to search for information, research term
paper topics, explore interests and use applications already loaded.
Access to computers and electronic resources in the library is open to
everyone with a valid CVCC library card. All users must agree to abide by
the "CVCC Information Technology Acceptable Use Policy"
(Page 138 of Catalog and Student Handbook) and all student conduct
guidelines in the Catalog and Student Handbook of Central Virginia
Remote access to the library’s electronic resources is available to CVCC
faculty, staff, and students registered for any credit or non-credit
course at CVCC, including compressed video, synchronous or asynchronous
learning courses. For directions click here.
The Internet is available on all computers in the library. Users must sign
up for computer time on any of these computers. Documents printed from the
Internet are $.05 per page with the first five pages free. There is no
charge for blank sheets or pages with only a header.
Unacceptable uses of library computers
- Users may not download or upload any
software, plug-ins, or files except for their own work in
Microsoft Office applications.
- Users may not add or remove any bookmarks.
- Users may not access the hard drive to
browse or change configuration files.
- Users may not violate the
"CVCC Information Technology Acceptable Use Policy"
(Page 138 of Catalog and Student Handbook) or the conduct
guidelines in the Catalog and Student Handbook of Central
Virginia Community College.