There are a number of resources for learning how to use the LabArchives ELN. Options include both on-demand materials and scheduled webinars to meet the needs of busy research teams. Topics range from basic use of the notebook to more advanced features such as widget scripting.

On-demand resources

Scheduled training

LabArchives offers training webinars on basic and advanced features of the platform. Sign up for a session using the link provided below. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

LabArchives basics for UW-Madison researchers, Wednesdays at 1 PM Central Time

  • February 18th
  • March 4th
  • March 18th
  • April 1st
  • April 15th

Introduction to Widgets is offered several times. Please register for the date and time that works best for you.

Introduction to the LabArchives Mobile App is offered several times. Learn to navigate the LabArchives mobile app on the iOS/Android platforms. Be sure to visit your App Store, search for LabArchives, and download our free app to your device.

Introduction to LabArchives ChemDraw feature is offered several times. Learn how to use the ChemDraw app within the LabArchives ELN platform. Plan to allocate ~ 30 minutes for the training.

Sign up for an a Webinar from LabArchives on a variety of topics, including basic overview, building widgets, and Classroom Edition (available on a rotating schedule)

Schedule a customized training for your lab/research group with LabArchives by sending an email to A LabArchives representative will reply to arrange a time and topics you would like included in the session.

Additional training

If you can’t make it to one of our monthly sessions on campus, have additional training questions, or want to find out more about advanced training opportunities please contact the ELN service team by filling out the form here!