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Overview of Services

Work better with colleagues on- and off-campus with collaboration and communications tools - from chat to web conferencing, email to sharing sites, OIT has a solution to build your workflow.
Download more than 100 software packages available to staff, students and faculty for free or at a steep discount. Browse for your favorites or find new tools.
Get access to the tools you need to work, study or teach. Your Duke NetID & password and Office365 email are the keys to technology at Duke.
Take steps to protect yourself from IT security threats. Stay one step ahead with antivirus and malware protection, data loss protection, password management and more.
Create a new website for your department, group or course. Or develop an app. OIT has tools to do-it-yourself, or you can hire experts on-campus to make your vision reality.
DukeCard is your official Duke ID. It gives you access to buildings and facilities like the gym and library. You can also pay for everything from dining to vending machines across campus.
Get work done with printing and labs. OIT has dozens of ePrint locations, plus physical and virtual computer labs across campus. Make your next big project amazing with specialty labs like the Co-Lab maker-space and the Multimedia Project Studio (MPS).
Host virtualized operating systems, servers and storage systems across campus. These cloud-based options prevent hardware failures and can expand your computing, hosting and storage power at Duke. 
Connect to Duke from anywhere. Access Duke's robust wireless and wired data network throughout the university. Use VPN to connect from off-campus or Eduroam to connect all over the globe.
Get cutting edge technology to help you teach and learn in the 21st century. OIT can help with lecture capture and streaming, learning management systems, and course websites.
Set up your department using automation tools for Duke-wide IT systems. IT staff and system administrators can coordinate authorizations, virtual computing, performance monitoring, HR & finance systems, and more through automation and IT systems.

Recent News

Flyer promoting techfair for faculty

Faculty/Researcher TechFair - Nov. 3

September 13, 2017

OIT is hosting an open-house TechFair for faculty, instructors, and researchers November 3, 2017 from 1-4pm at the Technology Engagement Center (TEC). Come for demos, food and giveaways and to learn quick tips about technology resources on campus. Featured services include virtual comptuing, research computing, 3D printing, virtual reality, CIT services, faculty software and more. No RSVP required, just stop by. OIT mugs for all attendees while supplies last. 

Hand with a computer mouse

Update Security on Duke-Owned Computers by Sept. 30

September 11, 2017

Duke staff and faculty should contact department IT staff to enroll

OITs Barbara Puccio teachers a class in front of a presentation screen.

A Hunger for Tech Tips

August 29, 2017

Learn IT @ Lunch series begins Sept. 6 with a session about saving money with WebEx


Internet of Things (IoT) Open House

September 1, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2pm at Technology Engagement Center (TEC). The Duke Digital Initiative (DDI) is exploring the opportunities and challenges of IoT and how this massive connectivity of devices might impact Duke inside and outside the classroom.

Technology Innovation

OIT is invested in technology innovation at Duke. Get involved with our innovative programs.

Mitch Greene stands in front of a wall of 3D printers at TEC

Technology Engagement Center (TEC) - OITs newest location in the telecom building on west campus. If features an interactive conference room, 3D printing studio, and more.

Innovation Co-Lab - is Duke's technology incubator on campus. Visit the Co-Lab studio in TEC or take Roots classes to learn web development, coding or hardware skills. 

Duke Digitial Initiative - a collaboration between OIT and the Center for Instructional Technology. Virtual and Augmented Reality, Internet-of-Things and drones top its list of new tech.





DVS Workshop: Data Visualization with Excel

September 20, 2017 -
9:30 am to 11:30 am

Brown Bag Discussion Series

September 20, 2017 -
11:30 am to 1:00 pm

OIT Training Learn IT @ Lunch: Using 360 Video for Education

September 20, 2017 -
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

The Link service desk

The LINK Service Desk

The link service desk

Help is steps away. Visit the LINK service desk in the lower level of Perkins Library to answer all of your IT questions. You can even borrow equipment like chargers, iPads, and GoPro cameras. 


Diversify IT

Diversify IT

OIT staff outside at food trucks

The Diversify IT group holds networking events, discussion groups, speakers and outreach events with the mission to increase diversity in the IT workforce at Duke. Join us!

Get tech help at the LINK service desk

The LINK Service Desk

Located in Perkins Library, lower level 1. Get walk-up tech support: virus removal, computer set-up, troubleshooting, software installation, DukeCard replacements. Get loaner equipment: Laptops, chargers, GoPros, DSLR cameras, iPads, 3D printers and more.