Information Technology

Cornell University Library Information Technology (CUL-IT) is responsible for user-facing and internal IT systems in support of the Library’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.

Managerial Staff

IT Operations
Debra Howell, Director

Desktop Services
Peter Magnus, Manager
CUL-IT Desktop Services

Library Systems
Jason Carpenter, Manager

Software Development
Philip Robinson, Director

Library Applications Development

Digital Lifecycle Services
Michelle Paolillo, Manager

eCommons Institutional Repository
Erica Johns, Lead

Project Management
Holly Mistlebauer, Project Manager