Language Point 5
But for those with Internet access, illicit resources are just a few links away. (Para. 1)
Meaning: But those students who have the help of the Internet can very easily get resources that are not allowed.
illicit: a. not allowed; unlawful
In the United States drinking alcohol was once regarded as illicit.
link: n. tie; connection
Old friends are a link with the past. 老朋友是联系往昔的纽带。
Notice that "links" in the reading passage refers to computer connections.