Use UB's SharePoint 2010 service to create, edit, manage and
share collaborative web-based content as Intranet web sites using
Microsoft Office and associated tools, including managing the
sharing of online information resources of schools and
administrative units. Share documents, pubilsh databases, create
libraries and manage related content, using a web browser.
SharePoint pages are not visible to the public by default, and
are not intended for instructional use.
SharePoint 2010 is available to faculty, staff and student
acting in a role as staff.
Each site's access is managed by a Site Owner, authorized to
approve access and permissions.
Sites are named in compliance with buffalo.edu naming standards.
To request a SharePoint site, fill out the Request Enterprise Infrastructure Services
Faculty, staff, and authorized students acting in a role as
staff may, with the permission of the Site Owner, request access to
SharePoint as a Content Author by contacting the Site Owner for
that site. Applicants must have an active UBITName to be sponsored
Content Authors add files to their department's SharePoint site
using the New Document or Upload Document options. Files may be
checked out if someone is making changes to a document.
Content authors are responsible for all the materials they post
to SharePoint. By default, these materials are not viewable
All materials in SharePoint must comply with federal copyright
law and SUNY's policy on Patents, Inventions and Copyright. All
publicly viewable pages must comply with New York State Information
Technology policy NYS-P08-005 (Accessibility of Web-Based
Applications and Information).