An electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) is a software tool that replicates a traditional paper lab notebook. ELNs can provide a digital format with functions such as timestamps, templates, searching, and collaboration. There are many ELNs currently available that come with a wide range of functions. The price and functions of an ELN will vary by provider. Choosing a software will depend on the needs of your lab.
UW Libraries does not provide a campus wide license for any ELN software.
There are many different ELN software available with varying functions and limitations. Below are a few links that help you choose the best ELN software for your research: