eLABJournal | Developers


eLABJournal supports several customization possibilities for customers, developers, and third-party vendors. Extend or add functionality in eLABJournal with the eLAB API, the eLAB SDK, and eLAB Connect. Gain full control of the eLABJournal Core functionality to customize eLAB according to the specific requirements of any lab.

eLAB API – connecting with external software components

The API allows you to read/write data to the eLAB platform from third party applications or by using your own custom written scripts. This allows you to automate certain data-manipulations or to integrate with other information management systems.
Read the API documentation (EU) Read the API documentation (US).

eLAB SDK – developing custom Apps for eLABJournal ELN

With the eLAB SDK, you can develop Apps to extend the functionality or introduce custom options in eLABJournal ELN. With the eLAB SDK, you can create an App in JavaScript and utilize the API, to customize eLABJournal according to the needs of any lab. Read more about the eLAB SDK

eLAB Connect – communicate data with lab devices

For manufactures of devices and middleware developers: eLABJournal supports real-time communication with laboratory equipment, using a subscription-based protocol, that is widely used in the Internet of Things (IoT) projects. This allows scientific data to be integrated with eLABJournal right from its source, while a full audit-trail is being maintained. The communication is bi-directional, enabling the option to have equipment be programmed directly from eLABJournal during the course of the experiment. Read more about connecting lab instruments.