Nick Peterson


Systems Application Analyst


Major responsibilities

  • Develop feasibility studies and cost/benefit analysis of proposed software purchases
  • Provide application support and maintenance to existing library applications as well as perform analysis of existing applications for simplification or enhanced functionality
  • Together with Linh Le, provides computer support to Library staff and patrons. This involves many things including, but not limited to:

- Installation, maintenance, support of computers, printers and other electronic devices
- Support for core software such as MS Office, Acrobat, Photoshop, etc.
- Liaison with ITG for dealing with the ordering of new equipment, obtaining replacements to broken or malfunctioning equipment, receiving and reporting on updates pertaining to major infrastructure changes, etc.

  • Manages specialized library builds for floor/public/kiosk/service desk computers
  • Manages inhouse library server that hosts our wiki, blog, and trouble ticket tracking system
  • Manages campus GoPrint server and configuration
  • Backup for Web Support and off-campus resource access issues

Outside of work

When Nick is not toiling away at the library he is usually out making movies or DJing.