Antipiracy Campaign Exasperates Colleges

But attempts to break with recording industry run into legal hurdles

Talk to the chief information officer at just about any American university, and he will probably say that his institution has bent over backward to help the Recording Industry Association of America curb illegal file sharing on his campus.

He will also tell you he's angry.

On e-mail lists and in interviews, university CIO's and other information-technology professionals say their mission is getting