Brewer Science: starting out with an ELN

We spoke with Rebecca Rich at Brewer Science Inc. to better understand why the organization decided to look for an electronic lab notebook (ELN), how they chose LabArchives and what their next steps will look like now that they're moving towards digital documentation. For those who aren’t familiar with the field, what does Brewer Science do when it comes … Continue reading Brewer Science: starting out with an ELN

You asked for ‘copy’ workflows and we built them!

If you use a paper lab notebook you've probably gone through the pain of writing and re-writing steps for experiments you frequently repeat. If you're an instructor, you know that getting students to manually copy protocols can be like pulling teeth. Whether you're researching, teaching or learning the scientific method there are many scenarios where … Continue reading You asked for ‘copy’ workflows and we built them!

Widgets – A Major Advancement for LabArchives

We are especially excited about the release of our new LabArchives Widgets which represents a major leap forward for our platform.  Our implementation of "Widgets" expands LabArchives into a completely extensible system, enabling our customers and third parties to create simple (or even sophisticated) tools for the laboratory workflow that can be incorporated into your laboratory notebook. … Continue reading Widgets – A Major Advancement for LabArchives

LabArchives and BioMed Central: a new platform for publishing scientific data

Note from the Editor:  This guest blog is written by Iain Hrynaszkiewicz, Journal Publisher at BioMed Central Introduction “One reason that the worldwide web worked was because people reused each other’s content in ways never imagined or achieved by those who created it. The same will be true of open data.” – Tim Berners-Lee and … Continue reading LabArchives and BioMed Central: a new platform for publishing scientific data

LabArchives now includes 100 GB of storage for each user

If you're reading this blog, you are probably familiar with LabArchives and our leading Electronic Laboratory Notebook (ELN).  But we view LabArchives as more than just an ELN.  Our mission is to make it the "hub" of your scientific research through strategic partnerships and integration with leading scientific software and information providers.   Our mission … Continue reading LabArchives now includes 100 GB of storage for each user

LabArchives, Electronic Lab Notebooks, and Education

As those of you who follow scientific education are painfully aware, the U.S. has slipped dramatically in the production of capable scientists.  According to Mariette DiChristina, Editor-in-Chief of Scientific American, "American students are now ranked 22nd and 31st among their international peers in science and math, respectively."   In order to help improve the situation, last … Continue reading LabArchives, Electronic Lab Notebooks, and Education