Getting Started With Lab Folder

Key Info
Description - a brief synopsis, abstract or summary of what the learning resource is about: 

Labfolder is an electronic lab notebook that enables researchers to record findings and make new discoveries. By reinventing the traditional paper lab notebook, our productivity & collaboration platform makes it easier to create, find, share, discuss & validate research data as a team.  This Getting Started guide will help you learn what Labfolder is and how to use it for data entry, protocols and standard operating procedures, data retrieval, collaboration, inventory and data security tasks.  

Labfolder is free for a team of up to 3 scientists in academia;  other pricing is available for larger teams in academia, for business and industry, and for classroom use.  


Authoring Organization(s) Name: 
Lab Folder
License - link to legal statement specifying the copyright status of the learning resource: 
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International - CC BY 4.0
Access Cost: 
No fee
Primary language(s) in which the learning resource was originally published or made available: 
Also available in - other languages in which the learning resource has been translated or made available other than the primary: 
More info about
Keywords - short phrases describing what the learning resource is about: 
Data archiving
Data backup
Data management
Electronic lab notebook (ELN)
Subject Discipline - subject domain(s) toward which the learning resource is targeted: 
Engineering: Chemical Engineering
Life Sciences: Genetics and Genomics
Life Sciences: Microbiology
Life Sciences: Nutrition
Medicine and Health Sciences
Medicine and Health Sciences: Biomedical Science
Physical Sciences and Mathematics: Chemistry
Physical Sciences and Mathematics: Earth Sciences
Physical Sciences and Mathematics: Environmental Sciences
Publisher - organization credited with publishing or broadcasting the learning resource: 
Lab Folder
Media Type - designation of the form in which the content of the learning resource is represented, e.g., moving image: 
Interactive Resource - requires a user to take action or make a request in order for the content to be understood, executed or experienced.
Contact Organization(s): 
Lab Folder
Educational Info
Purpose - primary educational reason for which the learning resource was created: 
Professional Development - increasing knowledge and capabilities related to managing the data produced, used or re-used, curated and/or archived.
Learning Resource Type - category of the learning resource from the point of view of a professional educator: 
Learning Activity - guided or unguided activity engaged in by a learner to acquire skills, concepts, or knowledge that may or may not be defined by a lesson. Examples: data exercises, data recipes.
Target Audience - intended audience for which the learning resource was created: 
Data manager
Data professional
Early-career research scientist
Graduate student
Mid-career research scientist
Research faculty
Research scientist
Undergraduate student
Intended time to complete - approximate amount of time the average student will take to complete the learning resource: 
More than 1 hour (but less than 1 day)