Fred Gulden


Fred Gulden is the Information Technology Officer at the Iowa State University Library, where he serves as a member of the Library’s Administrative Cabinet. Fred oversees all automation aspects in the library, including over 400 public and staff workstations,several Novell servers, the Library Management System (Horizon from SirsiDynix), and various other library application software components. He oversees 12 full time IT staff, which includes providing administrative IT support for the State of Iowa Libraries Online (SILO) Project. Prior to his present position, Fred was the system administrator for all three generations of Library Management Systems at the Iowa State University Library, including Carlyle (1987-1990), NOTIS (1990-1999), and Horizon (1999-Present).