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Labster is a virtual science lab boasting a catalog of over one hundred lab simulations for various scientific disciplinesIt gives students access to a realistic lab experience that will let them perform experiments and practice their skills in a fun and risk-free learning environment. Labster integrates with Sakai through the Lessons tool.

Loyola has renewed its agreement with Labster; the tool will be available for use throughout the 21-22 academic year.

Information Sessions

Instructional Technology & Research Support (ITRS) will be hosting a series of live training sessions for faculty. The schedule is listed below and registration is required. Please note each session has a unique registration link.

Registration for all training sessions closes at 5:00pm CST on the business day preceding the training.

Introduction to Labster for Faculty

Tuesday, April 26th, 12:00pm-12:30pm CST
Registration closed

Getting Started

The following self-help resources are designed to get you started with using Labster.


Written Guide


Written Guide

Ongoing Support

To request support from Labster, submit a ticket via chat at the Labster Help Center. For assistance with the Sakai integration or to schedule a 1:1 or small-group consultation with an ITRS Learning Design Engineer, contact the ITS Service Desk at ITSServiceDesk@luc.edu or 773-508-4487, or use the widget below to schedule an appointment. For self-service, please access the ITS Self-Service Portal.

Last Modified:   Thu, May 19, 2022 11:07 AM CDT