3.01.4 Sign in through your Institution

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If you are at an institution that uses a Single Sign-on, and this has been enabled for LabArchives, you will use your institution credentials to sign in to LabArchives.   

At the LabArchives Login Page, select your institution from the “Sign in through your Institution” drop down list. You will be brought to your institution Single Sign-on page.  

If you are accessing LabArchives from a recognized campus location you may be redirected to the ”LabArchives Partner Site Login” page  If so, select your institution and click “Go to your Institution’s Login”.  

 

Note: If your account is connected to a single sign-on system you may need to generate a password token to use applications like Folder Monitor, GraphPad Prism, or Vernier Logger Pro. Fore more information about using password tokens, please Click Here.
 

Create or activate a new LabArchives Account 

These steps should be used when you create an account with LabArchives. 
 

  1. After logging in to your Institution Single Sign on System you will be brought to a LabArchives screen with the options “I have an existing LabArchives account already” and “I do not have a LabArchives account and need to create or activate one.” 

  2. Select “I do not have a LabArchives account and need to create or activate one”. 
  3. In the email field, Type in the email address you want associated with your account.  
    Note: If someone has shared a notebook with you, verify that the entered email address is the address at which you received the “activate” email. 
  4. Click “Create New Account” 
  5. When asked “Do you want to create a new LabArchives account and link with your login credentials?” Click “Yes” 

 

Link an Existing LabArchives Account 

These steps will connect an existing account to your institution single sign on system. Once your account is connected to the single sign-Sign on system you can login 
 

  1. After logging in to your Institution Single Sign on System you will be brought to a LabArchives screen with the options “I have an existing LabArchives account already” and “I do not have a LabArchives account and need to create or activate one.” 

  2. Select “I have an existing LabArchives account already” and enter the email address and password associated with your account. 
  3. Click “Link Existing Account” 
  4. When asked “Do you want to link this existing LabArchives account with your Institution login credentials?” click “Yes” 

Single Sign-On and Shared Devices 

Your Browser may store session cookies with your credential information.  If you share your device with another user be sure to observe best practices like signing out and closing your browser when you are finished.  

  • Clear the browser cache and exit the browser (don’t just close the window) at the end of your session. 
  • Make sure the browser is set to remove session cookies when it is closed.