August 28, 2013

22.2 As an institution of higher learning, Texas A&M University at Galveston encourages, supports, and protects freedom of expression and an open environment to pursue scholarly inquiry and to share information. Access to networked computer information in general and to the Internet, in particular, supports the academic community by providing a link to electronic information in a variety of formats and covering all academic disciplines. As with any resource, it is possible to misuse computing resources and facilities and abuse access to the Internet. The following statements address, in general terms, Texas A&M University at Galveston’s philosophy about computing use.

22.2.1 Freedom of Expression: Censorship is not compatible with the goals of Texas A&M University at Galveston. The university should not limit access to any information due to its content when it meets the standard of legality.