Digital Scholarship and Repository Development

Digital Scholarship and Repository Development provides software and systems development, and support for digital data related to research and scholarship for Penn State faculty, students and staff. The department is made up of three teams:

  • Repository Services develops open source repository services to support preservation, access, and discovery of digital library collections, scholarly communications and research data.
  • Digital Scholarship Applications & Integration administrates and develops systems to support continuous integration, configuration management, and software deployment for local and third-party solutions. In addition, this group provides database services at the application and platform layer for a variety of database products.
  • Faculty Activity Management Services provides user support for cloud-hosted faculty reporting software (Activity Insight), as well as data entry, documentation, training, and serves a liaison to vendors.

Department Contact Information

W313 Pattee Library
University Park, PA 16802

Digital Scholarship and Repository Development Staff

Name Title Email Office Phone
Daniel Bohn Programmer Analyst djb44@psu.edu
James Campbell Programmer Analyst jkc103@psu.edu
Dan Coughlin IT Manager dmc186@psu.edu
Laura DeAntonio IT Support Specialist ljd149@psu.edu
Nicole Gampe IT Manager nmg110@psu.edu
Andrew Gearhart Programmer Analyst amg32@psu.edu 814-867-5373
Alexander Kiessling Programmer Analyst ajk5603@psu.edu
Justin Patterson IT Manager jrp22@psu.edu
Adam Wead Programmer Analyst agw13@psu.edu
Ruben Calvo IT Support Specialist raz5056@psu.edu