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Fri 13 Jan 2017
09:30 - 17:30

Venue: Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6

Provided by: Office of Scholarly Communication


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Electronic Lab Notebooks: Solutions for Paperless Research

Fri 13 Jan 2017


Increasing numbers of electronic alternatives to the traditional paper lab book are available, offering advanced opportunities for managing your research.

  • Are you moving towards web-enabled working in the lab?
  • Have you considered the advantages of - and issues around - going paperless?

Hear from researchers and PIs across the disciplines who are using Electronic Lab Notebooks (ELNs) and those considering a trial, and from current providers.

We are grateful to Dotmatics for supporting this event.

Target audience
  • Researchers
  • PIs
  • PhD students
  • Librarians
  • Administrative staff
  • Members of the public
  • Further details regarding eligibility criteria are available

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Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainer
1 Fri 13 Jan 2017   09:30 - 17:30 09:30 - 17:30 Department of Engineering, Lecture Room 6 map

A panel of speakers will discuss:

  • how ELNs can help you document, integrate, store, search and collaborate on your research data
  • differing considerations for academia and for industry
  • data storage, security and compliance requirements
  • products on the market - from established providers and from start-ups
  • advantages and limitations of open source products

There will be opportunities to ask them your questions, and to discuss the issues in greater depth.


Presentations, interactive sessions, panel discussion.

Draft programme of the event is available here.

  • Please bring your own internet-enabled device to the session

One session of 7.5 hours

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