LabArchives, LLC

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LabArchives, LLC
Type Limited Liability Company
Industry Laboratory informatics
Headquarters 251 N. City Dr., Ste. 128F, San Marcos, California, U.S.
Area served Worldwide

LabArchives, LLC develops and distributes the electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) software solution LabArchives.


LabArchives, LLC was founded in 2009 "to create an affordable and easy-to-use solution to the problem of laboratory organization and collaboration."[1] In February 2010, the company announced it was conducting beta testing of its web-based LabArchives software.[2] After being in development since April 2009, LabArchives released the first public non-beta version of LabArchives on November 23, 2010.[3]

In February 2016, LabArchives claimed to offer the first electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) compliant with major web accessibility standards and regulations and "the only widely distributed ELN with accessibility enabled capabilities."[4]

Technology and products


LabArchives is a web-based electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) designed to help you "organize and manage all your laboratory data safely."[5] The software can be hosted locally or remotely as software as a service (SaaS). A free SaaS version can be accessed, or Pro or Classroom versions of the software can be purchased.


Product: LabArchives
Experiment, collaboration,
and data management
Chemical and/or mathematical drawing and calculation?
Chemical and/or spectrum file support?
Task and event scheduling?
Option for manual result entry?
Multiple data viewing methods?
Data and trend analysis?
Data and equipment sharing?Y[5]
Customizable fields and/or interface?
Configurable templates and forms?
Query capability?
Import data?Y[6]
Internal file or data linking?Y[7]
External file or data linking?
Export data to MS Excel?
Raw data management?
Data warehouse?Y[5]
Project and/or task management?
Inventory management?
Document creation and/or management?Y[5]
Lab and/or group management?
Experiment management?
Workflow management?
Customer and supplier management?
Quality, security, and compliance
Regulatory compliance?
QA / QC functions?
Performance evaluation?Y[5]
Audit trail?Y[7]
Chain of custody?
Configurable roles and security?Y[7]
Data normalization?
Data validation?
Data encryption?
Electronic signatures?
Version control?Y[7]
Automatic data backup?Y[5]
Reporting, barcoding, and printing
Custom reporting?
Report printing?
Label support?
Barcode support?
Export to PDF?
Export to MS Word?
Export to HTML and/or XML?
Email integration?
Base functionality
Administrator management?Y[7]
Instrument interfacing and management?
Mobile device integration?Y[7]
Third-party software integration?
Alarms and/or alerts?
External monitoring?
Web client or portal?
Online or integrated help?
Software as a service delivery model?Y[7]
Usage-based cost?
Industries served


LabArchives hosted prices for non-profit entities are[7]:

Free: Free, with 25MB of storage space and the normal ELN features

Pro Academic/Non-profit: $186/user per year, with 100GB of storage space per user and the normal ELN features

Pro Corporate: $372/user per year, with 100GB of storage space per user and the normal ELN features

Demonstration videos and other media

The following demonstration videos are available for LabArchives:

Additional information

External links


  1. "Company". LabArchives, LLC. Retrieved 01 September 2015. 
  2. Beutler, Earl (19 February 2010). ""Chance favors the organized lab"". LabArchives Blog. LabArchives, LLC. Retrieved 24 February 2015. 
  3. Beutler, Earl (23 November 2010). "LabArchives is Officially Released". LabArchives Blog. LabArchives, LLC. Retrieved 24 February 2015. 
  4. LabArchives, LLC (23 February 2016). "First Accessibility Compliant Electronic Laboratory Notebook". Disabled World. Lynn and Ian Langtree. Retrieved 30 March 2016. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 "LabArchives". LabArchives, LLC. Retrieved 30 October 2020. 
  6. "LabArchives - Classroom Edition". LabArchives, LLC. Retrieved 01 September 2015. 
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.7 "LabArchives - ELN for Research". LabArchives, LLC. Retrieved 02 February 2021.