The articles that follow have been written by Gloria Metrick, owner of GeoMetrick Enterprises. They have appeared in respected periodicals such as Scientific Computing World and those that are reprinted here are with their permission:

  • Metrick, Gloria. “QA/QC: ELNs Have Come a Long Way”.  Scientific Computing, January/February 2011.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Troubled Standards”.  Lab Manager Magazine, February 14, 2011.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Trends in Laboratory Informatics”.  Lab Manager Magazine, December 9, 2010.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “ELNs — Where are They Headed?”.  Scientific Computing, September 15, 2010.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Securing Data”.  Lab Manager Magazine, June 10, 2010.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “The Paperless Lab”.  Lab Manager Magazine, January 6, 2010.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Product Resources — LIMS” (article only; software vendor list compiled by the magazine).  Lab Manager Magazine, November 6, 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Product Focus: LIMS” (article only; software vendor list compiled by the magazine).  Lab Manager Magazine, October 7, 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “The LIMS Market”.  Lab Manager Magazine, October 7, 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Ten Tips for Product Selection”.  Scientific Computing, September 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Smart Software Purchasing”.  Lab Manager Magazine, August 31, 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Things Are Different, Yet Nothing Has Changed”.  Scientific Computing, August 25, 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Things Have Changed”.  Scientific Computing, August 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “8 Steps on What to Do if Your Company Merged with Another Company and Will Combine its Laboratory Informatics”.  Lab Manager Magazine, May 13, 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Life Online”.  Lab Manager Magazine, February 23, 2009.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Define Success”.  Lab Manager Magazine Newsletter, July 10, 2008.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Informatics are Really, Really, Really Important”. Lab Manager Magazine, Volume 3, Number 2.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Data Graveyard II”. Lab Manager Magazine Newsletter, January 23, 2008.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “LIMS: The Data Graveyard”. Lab Manager Magazine Newsletter, January 16, 2008.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Three Issues of LIMS/Laboratory Informatics”. American Laboratory�: News Edition, Volume 39, Number 21.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “A LIMS Primer”. Lab Manager Magazine, Volume 2, Number 9.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “A LIMS Primer”. Reprinted with permission from Lab Manager Magazine Newsletter, May 23, 2007.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “RFID: A Technology and Its Issues”. Published in Marketing Insights, Innovations and Ingenuity: Marketing in the 21st Century, 2006 Annual Conference Proceedings, MMA (Marketing Management Association), March 2006.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “RFID: A Technology and Its Issues”. Published in Operations Management & Entrepreneurship Association, 2006 Proceedings, MBAA (Midwest Business Administration Association) International – Safeguarding the Public: Responsible Business Practices, Ethical Behavior and Fraud Prevention, March 2006.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Pain is Good — Just Not My Pain”. LIMSFinder, 12 February 2004.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Selecting Your Product”. Published in Scientific Computing and Automation*, Issue 12 Vol. 13; (*Now named Scientific Computing) Reprinted with permission.
  • Metrick, Gloria. “Selecting A Consultant”. Published in Scientific Computing and Automation*, Issue 12 Vol. 14; (*Now named Scientific Computing) Reprinted with permission.