We had complaints from students about other students using the limited
resource (in this case student computers) to do facebook / youtube.
We negotiated with the students union that certain sites would be
blocked from those machines for a certain busy period during the day.
Negotiation with the students union appeared to be hugely important in
deflating any protests.
On 05/08/14 02:20, Carol Bean wrote:
> A quick and dirty search of the list archives turned up this topic from 5
> years ago. I am wondering what libraries (especially those with limited
> resources) are doing today to control or moderate bandwidth, e.g., where
> viewing video sites uses up excessive amounts of bandwidth?
> Thanks for any help,
> Carol Bean
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