Electronic Research Notebook - LabArchives

Paperless research notebook and lab manual solution for researchers at the University of South Florida.

Also known as Lab Archives, ERN, and Electronic Lab Notebooks.

University of South Florida provides an Electronic Research Notebook service for researchers, instructors, and students. Electronic Research Notebooks are designed to replace paper notebooks and lab manuals to support research staff productivity and efficiency, and securely protect lab research with automatic backups and comprehensive audit trails. Our Electronic Research Notebook solution is powered by LabArchives, a cloud-based solution that enables 24/7 collaboration and sharing of content, from any device with a web browser.

LabArchives is approved for PII, PHI.

How to Create Your Free Account:

  1. Visit www.labarchives.com, select Sign In, then select University of South Florida from the participating institution drop-list.
  2. Use your University of South Florida NetID and password as your login credentials.

There is no charge for this service.

LabArchives also has an extensive support site, knowledge base, YouTube channel, and provides front-line support to you as a researcher.

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