IT Community


Information technology at Harvard today is a rich community of users who play many roles. Learn more about the many IT groups here at Harvard, as well as the CIO Council, Harvard's IT Strategic Plan, and the annual IT Summit.

Data at Harvard University

The institutional data available on this site are being shared to encourage the creativity and innovation of the Harvard University community. In this collection you will find both datasets that are open to the world, and some that are only accessible to members of the University.


IT Communities of Practice

Harvard has a growing number of IT Communities of Practice (CoP), areas where specialists can gather to discuss best practices and share knowledge. 

Learn more

IT Summit

Each year Harvard IT staff gather to meet, learn, and connect to the University mission. 

More IT Communities

There are many IT groups within Harvard, each with its own area of focus or interest. Learn more. 

Harvard's CIO Council

The CIO Council leads and advances university-wide IT strategies, policies, and standards.

Harvard IT Strategic Plan

The CIO Council has developed a set of key initiatives that Schools collaborate on to achieve a shared vision for IT at Harvard. See the plan.

IT Academy

IT AcademyWelcome to the IT Academy – a first-of-its-kind, multi-year development program designed for all IT staff across Harvard University.

IT Code of Conduct

IT professionals at Harvard have a new Code of Conduct that defines the appropriate handling of our user's electronic information.