Academic & Research
Accessible websites are designed to be usable by anyone, regardless of device, language, culture, location, or physical or mental ability. Specifically, web accessibility is a set of practices, choices, and standards aimed at making websites that people with a diverse range of hearing, movement...Read more
A cross-divisional project is underway based on the late President Garrett's survey to determine areas of administrative burden, which identified facilities inventory management and reservations among the top areas for improvement.
Recognizing the need for a university-wide system to...Read more
A first-person report back from an Educause conference last February.Read more
Cornell is undergoing a review of its academic learning management system, Blackboard Learn, the first review since 2007. The learning management system plays a significant role in teaching and learning at Cornell. It is vital that we have a system that both meets current faculty needs and...Read more
The CU Electronic Student Records [CUESR] Solution is an ImageNow-based document management application used to manage registrar-oriented documents associated with Undergraduate, Professional School, Professional Degree Program, and Continuing Education students. The primary usage is to ingest...Read more
Net-Print is a printing service offered by Cornell Information Technologies. It's a fast, easy, and inexpensive way to print. With Net-Print, you can use any networked computer to send files over the campus network to...Read more
Academic Technologies provides web server space for deploying static HTML-based web pages. Static websites are hosted on a shared Linux platform and are served using the Apache web server. By default, the service provides a UNIX shell account accessible via SSH and SFTP and a limited amount of...Read more
Two different web hosting services are available from Academic Technologies: static and dynamic.
The dynamic hosting service is based on Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP (LAMP). It allows web developers to create websites with dynamic content and databases. Site developers may install...Read more