Training and Usage

Training and Usage


New User Training 

Microscope Fees 

Facility Usage:


50.00 per hr


25.00 per hr






Failure to attend reserved class


Data Transfer and Storage:

Burn DVD or CD

5.00 per ea

Blank DVD or CD

2.50 per ea

Use own media



CUIBIF Billing Address

Remit payment (Payable to Creighton University) to:

Sarah Taylor

Research Compliance 

Criss I Rm 109

2500 California Plaza

Omaha, NE 68178




Microscope Usage

  • After training all users must sign a terms of use agreement and provide billing information before using the microscope.
    • CU Investigators: provide Fund and Org. numbers, departmental address and contact information including email address for the PI and departmental administrative staff as CU monthly invoices will be emailed.
    • Non-CU Investigators: provide billing address and contact information. Monthly invoices will be mailed to the supplied address.
  • The microscope may be used 24h a day, 7 days a week. Please check microscope availability using our online Reservation System.
  • must be contacted for assisted microscope usage. 
  • Images obtained at the CUIBIF may be viewed using the Leica Image Browser for images acquired with the Leica confocal or the LSM Image Browser acquired the Zeiss confocal
  • Please cite the CUIBIF in all your publications:

"This research was conducted at the Integrative Biological Imaging Facility at Creighton University, Omaha, NE.  This facility, supported by the C.U. Medical School, was constructed with support from grants from the National Center for Research Resources (5P20RR016469) and the National Institute for General Medical Science (NIGMS)  (8P20GM103427), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  This investigation is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of NIGMS or NIH."