Training and Usage

Training and Usage

New User Training

Microscope Fees

Facility Usage:



All new users must first receive training and be certified before running unassisted.


Offline Systems Analysis







Failure to attend reserved class


CUIBIF Billing Address

Remit payment (Payable to Creighton University) to:

Jared Berezin
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. 
  • 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."