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Custom JupyterLab

Is it now possible to install your custom JupyterLab.


It's supported at barnard only now..



Please note that our technicias will not mantain your own JupyterLab installation.

Please understand that JupyterLab is a complex software system of which we are not the developers and don't have any downstream support contracts for, so we merely offer an installation of it and will not provide additional support.

Start a new JupyterLab session at: jupyterhub as described at: start session

Prepare the Installation

Create a new notebook using the Python3 (ipykernel) kernel.

Include at the cells the following commands:

install_script = ! which
result = ! {install_script[0]}
%run {result[0]}

After execute the kernel you will see the following:


Follow the instructions displayed for continue to the installation, the click the install button.

At end you will see the resume of yours installation:


This is all, next time you spawn a session at JupyterHub you will use your own JupyterLab.


For using the system installation please remove/rename the folder ~/usr/opt/jupyterlab.