Policy for Responsible Use of University Computers and Information Systems 12-13

Category: Internet Usage Policies, Statement School: University of Nebraska – Lincoln Statement Rating: Green

Relevant excerpt

Misuse includes the following: ... Using electronic communications to harass or threaten users in such a way as to create an
atmosphere which unreasonably interferes with the education or the employment experience.
Similarly, electronic communications shall not be used to harass or threaten other information
recipients, in addition to University users. ... Personal use of any University information system to access, download, print, store, forward,
transmit or distribute obscene material. ... Obscene with respect to obscene material shall mean (1) that an average person applying
contemporary community standards would find the material taken as a whole predominantly
appeals to the prurient interest or a shameful or morbid interest in nudity, sex, or excretion, (2)
the material depicts or describes in a patently offensive way sexual conduct specifically set out in
Neb. Rev. Stat. 28-807 to 28-809, as amended, and (3) the material taken as a whole lacks
serious literary, artistic, political, or scientific value.

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