Why move from pencil and paper lab notebooks to an Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN)?

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Why move from pencil and paper lab notebooks to an Electronic Lab Notebook (ELN)?

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You can lean more about the industry’s most advanced cross-platform ELN here. It’s clearly time to make the change to the paperless lab. In tough economic times, research organizations all over the word are placing increasing emphasis on legal accountability, commercial patent protection, secure collaboration and intellectual property rights. Subsequently, many researchers are finding that taking notes with pencil and paper, and storing digital information in ad-hoc, unstandardized or non-compliant systems can be legally risky, expensive and inefficient. More and more organizations are seeing the benefits of storing and managing their research assets in a centralized server-client system that allows workgroup organization, controlled access, advanced searching and authenticated audit trails. Finally, administrators can instantly see WHO is performing research, WHEN and WHY they did it, and exactly WHAT was discovered and recorded. CERF by Rescentris is a cross-platform, fully compliant