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LabArchives is available for FREE for labs and researchers

Wednesday, January 06, 2016
By:  Byron Deane

UMMS IT Research Computing Services and the Lamar Soutter Library are excited to tell you about the new UMMS ELN system from LabArchives, LLC.  Through a Medical School Enterprise Site license, LabArchives is available for FREE for labs and researchers to start using immediately.  LabArchives is flexible and intuitive electronic notebook system that  supports collaboration. LabArchives provides a safe, secure environment to store important research notes, protocols, methodology, and data. Other benefits of the LabArchives ELN system include:

  • Strong niche in EDU industry (Tufts University Medical School, Yale University, Cornell University, Colorado State University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, California Institute of Technology to name a few)
  • Preferred partner of Internet 2+, the consortium/partnership of the nation’s top Universities
  • Strong system integrations with products like Graphpad, ChemDoodle & other tools
  • Discipline agnostic and can be used by Chemists, Biologists, Bioinformaticists & others
  • The only vendor known to have globally recognized Date & Time stamp audit trail
  • The only ELN with controls to prevent data from ever being deleted
  • Compliant with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act
  • Only known vendor CFR 21.11 certified for eSignatures as required by NIST standards
  • Addresses federal funder requirements for Data Management Plans
  • Assists with developing best practices in research data management

If you want to test the ELN out ahead of time, you can create a trial account at  Your trial account can be moved over to the UMassMed account at any time so if you create a notebook we can move it over for you. If you have been using paper notebooks or another form of electronic notebook, we’ll help you move your notes/data to the LA platform.

Need more info, feel free to contact us

Byron Deane, Manager - Lab Informatics and IT Solutions |                Office:508-856-3354 | Mobile: 508-207-3678

Paul Langlois, Director Research Computing |                                    Office:774-455-4433

Tess Grynoch, Research Data & Scholarly Communications Librarian   Office:508-856-2467