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2020 LabArchives Research Wrap-up

2020 LabArchives Research Wrap-up

We appreciate the scientists, researchers, primary investigators, lab managers and other professionals  who use our platform to get their work done. 2020 was full of twists and turns. On a basic level, it changed what research ‘looks’ like. While the year was...

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2020 LabArchives Education Wrap-up

2020 LabArchives Education Wrap-up

We appreciate the thousands of instructors, students and teaching assistants who use our platform to get their work done. 2020 was full of twists and turns. On a basic level, it changed what education ‘looks’ like. While the year was challenging, it reinforced why we...

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Follow your nose – even in the lab

Follow your nose – even in the lab

Debby Silver’s lab at Duke University uses a two pronged approach to better understand how the brain forms. As a Primary Investigator (PI), Debby manages a team of thirteen including postdocs, PhD students, technicians and undergraduates. With microscopy, genomics and...

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LabArchives Education Boot Camp

LabArchives Education Boot Camp

Build, organize and manage your course in LabArchives. The fall semester is nearly over. Cue ‘sigh of relief’. We're here to help as you continue to adjust to this normal and as you begin to plan winter and spring courses. LabArchives online tools make it easy to...

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Changes to LabArchives Scheduler

Changes to LabArchives Scheduler

The easiest way to organize people, places and things - how we’re ensuring it’s a solution that’s here to stay. Our goal at LabArchives is to support Better Science with innovative and user friendly online tools - tools that can continuously evolve to support our...

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Ticks: a global issue

Ticks: a global issue

Ticks: a global issue Veterinary Parasitologist, Shona Chandra, is finishing up her PhD at the University of Sydney. While you may not be familiar with Shona's field, you are likely familiar with her chosen subjects: ticks. We caught up with Shona to learn more about...

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Chemical Kitchen

Chemical Kitchen

Chemical Kitchen, an entry level course at Imperial College London, is the innovative STEM course that 2020 absolutely requires. In it, students learn good laboratory practice through a simple and accessible activity - cooking. Designed by Jakub Radzikowski and...

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Remote education workaround: the data generator

Remote education workaround: the data generator

COVID-19 has challenged the traditional classroom set up - solutions and workarounds have emerged from all corners. One LabArchives instructor has designed a data generator that helps to ensure experimental design and independent analysis remain at the...

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Using an ELN – what’s the point?

Using an ELN – what’s the point?

Authenticity is one of many buzzwords in the education space and it relates to one very important question which is, "What's the point?" While it can be tongue in cheek, this question is worth asking early and often when it comes to designing authentic courses that...

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LabArchives Virtual User Group

LabArchives Virtual User Group

LabArchives users often ask us for examples of how others use the platform. It's actually the most frequent request we get. With that we decided to bring examples to our users and to actually connect with one another via virtual meeting and live Q&A. Last month,...

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LabArchives1 month ago

Experiment protocols comprise an important part of the research assets that are organized and securely maintained in LabArchives ELN. With the protocols.io integration, LabArchives users can export a protocol or the run record of a protocol from protocols.io and save it directly into your LabArchives...

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LabArchives2 months ago

Whether you’ve been using LabArchives for years or are just getting started, our Education Boot Camp is a great place to begin planning your next course. During these special training sessions you’ll learn everything you need to know to prepare for Fall semester. Join us...

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LabArchives2 months ago

LabArchives continues to demonstrate our commitment to security with our renewal of SOC2 certification for our Electronic Lab Notebook. The SOC2 Type II audit of our ELN product focused on four major trust principles:
- Security
- Availability
- Processing Integrity

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LabArchives2 months ago

LabArchives now provides additional options for large files (larger than 250MB) for our Enterprise customers. If your institution has not yet enabled this option, there are additional options to consider:
LabArchives – S3 4GB
LabArchives – S3 16GB New!
Integration with Box...

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LabArchives2 months ago

LabArchives Inventory allows users with the Lab Manager role to edit multiple items at once by using the Bulk Update tool. This option allows for users to update several facets of several items, all at once.

The Bulk Update tool can be...

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LabArchives3 months ago

LabArchives Inventory now provides several options for creating and using QR codes to work with a printer of your choice. Each item in the inventory will have a label automatically created. These labels have a QR code that can be printed and later scanned using...