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Data Management and Sharing

This guide provides current resources available to the Brown University community for management, long-term storage, and, when appropriate, sharing of research data as required by funders and journals. Contact for assistance.


Register for a LabArchives@Brown Electronic Lab Notebook account


LabArchives@Brown is a cloud-based electronic lab notebook maintained by LabArchives that can be used by researchers, instructors, and students for input and organization of laboratory data, information sharing, and collaboration. It is appropriate for use in a wide variety of laboratories, including biological sciences, chemistry and physical sciences and engineering. For assistance with help setting up and/or using LabArchives@Brown classroom edition or for research contact

LabArchives at Brown provides unlimited storage space. The current size limit per file is 4GB. Users are responsible for ensuring use complies with Brown Restricted Information and Research Privacy policies.