pages are not routinely reviewed or approved by USA.
Personal pages must abide by all applicable laws and
University policies and standards regarding nondiscrimination,
libel and copyright, offensive material and visual identity.
A page may be considered offensive simply by containing
a direct link to another page that may be maintained
by other individuals or organizations that presents
USA web servers (www.southalabama.edu , www3.southalabama.edu)
are intended for use as web servers only. They are not
to be used for data storage that would otherwise be
stored offline or on a departmental LAN server or a
workstation. Very large files (those over 1MB) should
be not be stored on the USA web servers unless they
are an integral part of the web site itself. Very large
files will be deleted by the USA Webmaster if the personal
page webmaster does not voluntarily remove these files.
Personal Pages are limited to a total of 10MB of disk
space without the express permission of the USA Webmaster.
is not legal to publish the work of others in web pages
without their express permission. It is not legal to
use another organization or individual's trademarked
logos, musical selections, video productions, audio
productions or graphics without permission.
pages cannot be created for personal business or personal
pages must not be used to advertise products or services
from outside organizations without approval from University
officials. Requests to include advertising should be
submitted to the Webmaster of the USA Home Page for
referral to appropriate USA officials. Examples of such
advertising include, but are not limited to, display
of vendor logos or other advertising in exchange for
the use of "free" software.
example, advertising is often included with hit counters
provided by outside organizations. Since generic hit
counters are available on the USA Web Server, hit counters
that include advertising from outside organizations
pages can be linked from official pages with the approval
of the appropriate USA unit official.
pages may contain a link to the USA Home Page.
home page of personal pages must include the following
statement at the bottom of the page: "The
views and opinions expressed in these web page(s) are
strictly those of the author. The contents of these
page(s) have not been reviewed or approved by the University
of South Alabama."
may use the official USA
symbols on personal pages to identify the author
as a student, alumnus, faculty or staff member. However,
the University official symbols may not be used in such
a way as to imply that personal pages are in fact official
pages, nor may University symbols be used in such a
way as to imply sponsorship or endorsement. The University
reserves the right to take action against any individual
or group that violates these Web Policies.
USA symbols can be used on official or personal web
pages when used in accordance with the graphics conditions
of use provisions.