CUL Information Technology (CUL-IT)


Simeon Warner
Associate University Librarian and Director of Information Technology
Cornell University Library
201 Olin Library
Ithaca, NY, 14853
tel. 607-254-8605

Cornell University Library Information Technology (CUL-IT) is responsible for user-facing and internal IT systems in support of CUL's mission. CUL-IT activities include: support for individual and public computers; IT security; IT project management; core services such as the library catalog; management and integration of external services; design, development and maintenance of websites and software applications; user experience design and accessibility; scholarly communications; and repository systems for access and preservation. CUL-IT staff collaborate closely with other library units, act as a bridge to central IT services, and engage in national and international library IT initiatives.


IT Operations
Debra Howell, Director

Desktop Services
Peter Magnus, Manager

Library Systems
Philip Robinson, Director

Web Programming
Adam Smith, Manager

Digital User Experience
Darcy Branchini, Manager

Digital Lifecycle Services
Michelle Paolillo, Manager

Open Scholarship Services
Gail Steinhart, Librarian

Project Management
Holly Mistlebauer, Project Manager