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3. To the extent practicable, institutions offer alternatives to illegal file sharing.

Bethel’s response:
The Bethel web site includes a link to the Educause page that maintains a current set of links listing legal alternatives for obtaining digital content such as movies, music, and games (http://www.educause.edu/Resources/Browse/LegalDownloading/33381focus-areas-and-initiatives/policy-and-security/educause-policy/issues-and-positions/intellectual-property/legal-sources-onli).

4. Institutions identify procedures for periodically reviewing the effectiveness of the plans to combat the unauthorized distribution of copyrighted materials.

Bethel’s response:
The institution will assess the overall effectiveness of the University’s policy and procedures to promote the legal use of copyrighted materials based upon the volume of DMCA notices Bethel receives. Any changes to the policy and/or procedures will take effect at the commencement of the following academic year.