Electronic Laboratory Notebooks, or ELNs are more than a simple alternative to the traditional paper laboratory notebook. Current technologies make ELN critical for R&D collaboration, knowledge management and productivity. Although well established particularly in the pharmaceutical world, ELNs by providing a variety of research solutions, are quickly moving into the mainstream for all industry and many disciplines in academia. Some of the questions to be addressed include the following.What are ELNs? With the many choices, how do we decide what ELN is right for our organization? What is the librarian’s role in the transition to and implementation of the ELN.Program Take-Aways:
- Participants will learn what are ELNs and their capabilities.
- Participants will learn what ELN is right for their organization whether academic or corporate.
- Participants will learn what is the librarian's role in the transition to and implementation of the ELN.