Computer/Technology Usage

Computers are available for student use in the student lounge and library for the following purposes:

  • Internet research

  • Printing papers

  • E-mail

  • Preparation of written assignments

 

Please note the following information regarding these computers:

  • These computers have ‘Kosher Blocks’ (Internet filters) and are monitored. It is expected that the Internet will be used in a productive manner.

  • No food or drinks are allowed near computer stations.

  • Please inform the office if any of the computers are malfunctioning.

  • Do remove or disconnect computer equipment parts.

  • All student files will be deleted at the end of each semester.

  • You may use personal flash drives and/or CDs on computers.

  • Take care not to infect these computers with viruses.

Subscriptions to journals in education, psychology, speech-language pathology and other fields are available for research purposes through the Internet.

 

WITS subscribes to the Maryland Digital Library which utilizes the EBSCO Host Research Databases.

To use the database, go to: http://search.ebscohost.com

User ID: witsresearch | Password: password | Institute name: Women’s Institute of Torah

 

The database includes the following:

  • Academic Search Premier

  • Business Source Premier

  • , the Education Resource Information Center

  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

  • Health Source: Consumer Edition

  • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

  • MAS Ultra - School Edition

  • Military & Government Collection

  • Regional Business News

  • Teacher Reference Center

 

Other resources available to students are:

 

Computers in the Computer Lab (Room 209):

The computers in the computer lab are networked for computer science and graphic design students only. Please note the following information regarding these computers:

  • Internet is available and monitored by instructors; it is instruction only.

  • Limited use of flash drives is permitted under supervision of instructor.

  • No food or drinks are allowed in the Computer Lab.

  • Please inform the office staff of any computer malfunctions.

  • Do remove or disconnect computer equipment parts.

  • All student files will be deleted at the end of each semester.

 

Student Email Accounts:

A wits.edu email account is assigned upon acceptance. These accounts will be available for up to one year after completion of study at WITS. All communication will be sent to this assigned email address. It is the responsibility of each student to check her wits.edu email daily for important updates and miscellaneous information.

Students will be charged a $25 penalty for each infraction regarding the rules listed above.

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