Online research notebook

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The Guidelines for use of the Online Research Notebook are now available and are recommended reading for all researchers using the Online Research Notebook. If you have any queries about the Guidelines, please contact the Director, Research Infrastructure or the Library's Research Team.


La Trobe's Online Research Notebook allows all researchers in all disciplines to digitise their work as it's created - whether capturing ideas for a literary tome, designing an experiment or acquiring and linking data. Powered by LabArchives, it's an application developed to replace paper research notebooks. The Online Research Notebook can be used by an individual researcher or research team to manage, store and link digital research data, including any type of file.


  • La Trobe supported solution
  • All your research data linked
  • Secure storage in the cloud
  • Access via the internet from anywhere in the world
  • Powerful search capability
  • Comprehensive revision history
  • Oversee progress of research projects and HDR students
  • Controlled access for collaborators

Getting started

Getting started with the Online Research Notebook

User guides

Online research notebook user guides


Your questions answered

Training and support

Workshops and training sessions to help you get started and support contacts