Faculty

Tools & Services
for Faculty

This guide will help faculty members in the FAS find some of the tools and resources you’ll need to get started with teaching, research, and working at Harvard, and where to get help. Faculty at other Schools can contact their local IT support or academic technology support staff.  

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The basics

If you're new to Harvard, get started with these essential tools.

Technology for Teaching

Below are some of the basic tools and resources you'll need for teaching. For more, visit HUIT’s Academic Technology Group website to find help setting up course web pages, including the Canvas learning management system; consulting on innovative uses of technology for teaching and learning; using online and mobile technologies; and developing interactive software. 

Technology for Research

Research Computing in the FAS is provided through divisional resources in the Arts and Humanities, Sciences, and Social Sciences. Harvard Library also offers a wide range of tools and services for research and other academic use. 

Tools for Collaboration and Daily Use

Here are some of the basic tools and resources you'll need for every day work. You can browse more in our tools and services section. 

Get Help

Most importantly, we're here to help! You can find how-to guides and troubleshooting tips at the IT Help Portal. If you need help, contact the HUIT Service Desk through the channels below. Students, faculty, and staff at other Schools can contact their local IT support