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

University Park, PA 16802-1800

Digital Scholarship and Repository Development Staff

Name Title Email Office Phone
Joni Barnoff Programmer Analyst jxb13@psu.edu
James Campbell Programmer Analyst jkc103@psu.edu
Carolyn Cole Programmer Analyst cam156@psu.edu
Dan Coughlin IT Manager dmc186@psu.edu
Kieran Etienne Systems Developer pke3@psu.edu
Nicole Gampe IT Manager nmg110@psu.edu
Andrew Gearhart Programmer Analyst amg32@psu.edu 814-867-5373
Sanchit Goel Intern sxg5443@psu.edu
Justin Patterson IT Manager jrp22@psu.edu
Michael Tribone Programmer Analyst mat141@psu.edu
Adam Wead Programmer Analyst agw13@psu.edu