The Essence of a Laboratory Notebook

Through college, most of us have come to make utility of paper planners to manage days. One can capably take down due dates, phone numbers, scribble, and make to-do-lists on the go with just a pen and paper at hand. In the laboratory, paper planners are particularly useful because one can organize so many things […]

Importance of Control and Maintenance of a Laboratory Notebook

Record keeping of laboratory activities is an essential requirement under Good Documentary Practices (GDP). An earlier article covered the importance of keeping record of all laboratory activities.  A laboratory notebook is a record of experimental activities. In addition to the results a notebook includes following details: Calculations Experimental conditions Observations Weight records Support data such […]

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