Legal Online Music and Media

NJIT would like to offer the following information regarding alternatives to illegal file sharing:

Educause http://www.educause.edu/legalcontent
RIAA http://www.riaa.com/toolsforparents.php?content_selector=legal-music-services
MPAA http://www.mpaa.org/why-copyright-matters
Where to Watchhttp://wheretowatch.org
Apple iTunes -  http://www.apple.com/itunes

Unauthorized distribution of copyrighted material, including unauthorized peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing is a serious offense and can lead to University disciplinary actions as well as criminal and civil penalties.

For detailed information about copyright laws and legal consequences for violations, please see these sites:

B4Ucopy - http://www.b4ucopy.org
U.S. Copyright Office - http://www.copyright.gov

Last Updated: September 13, 2017