Support article for the Research IT Portal including FAQs. The Research IT Portal - Find technology tools, training, and support from all across campus. Research IT provides this catalog to assist researchers in locating technology resources.
How can I access the Research IT Portal?
I have a question about the site, who best to contact?
Select a support contact option on the website: https://researchit.illinois.edu/about/contact-us
Where do I get more information about Research compliance classes?
Please visit the "Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation (OVCRI) website at: https://research.illinois.eduWhat is the purpose of the Research IT Portal?
The mission of the Research IT Portal is to be a one-stop solution
for researchers and those who support research to efficiently and
effectively find, access, and utilize technology resources, services,
training, and support. The portal has been developed in response to the
need identified across campus to connect researchers to resources.
The Research IT Portal is a partnership between Technology Services,
the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), the School
of Information Sciences (iSchool), the University Library, and the
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research & Innovation (OVCRI).How do I search for IT Training options?
Enter your search into the "Search Resources" at the top of each page: https://researchit.illinois.edu
What information is included in the Portal?
The Research IT Portal has resources in the following categories:
- Backup & Storage
- Consulting & Support
- Networking & Security
- Research Computing
- Training Event
- Training Online
- Web Publishing & Communication.
The Portal includes resources and training opportunities throughout the University
Can UIC and UIS campuses use the Portal?
Yes, the Research IT Portal is available for all to use. We expect available resources to grow and reach all three campuses.
What is Research IT?
Research IT as a group aims to bridge any gaps that may exist between
researchers and the technology that enables research. Research IT
partners with units, researchers, and IT Professionals to provide the
best possible collaborations to assist research. We can consult to learn
about your research, discover your technology needs, and put you in
contact with the appropriate services, resources, and professionals.
Who is the Research IT Portal service owner?