Admin vs. Member privileges explained

There are two types of accounts on Quartzy - Admins and Members. Each account type has different permissions within each of Quartzy's modules. Take a look at those differences below!






Lab setting: Everyone can edit


Lab setting: Admins and Owners can edit

Add Item Y Y Y
Edit Item added by them Y Y Y
Edit Item added by someone else Y Y N
Add/edit Location Y Y Y
Add/edit Type Y Y Y
Add/edit Vendor Y Y Y
Delete Item Y Y N
Delete Location Y Y N
Delete Type Y Y N
Delete Vendor Y Y N


Action Admin Member
Add request Y Y
Add request for another member Y N
Approve request Y N
Mark request as Ordered Y N
Mark request as Received Y Y
Revert request to previous status Y N
Cancel request Y Y
Delete request Y N
Edit requests in New status submitted by themselves  Y Y
Edit requests in any status submitted by any member Y N


Effortless Quotes & Shop

Note: Only labs in the US can buy from Quartzy's Catalog. If you would like to access this feature, please email


Action Admin Member
Search the Shop Y Y
Request from the Shop Y Y
Accept a Quartzy quote on an item they requested Y Y
Accept a Quartzy quote on any item Y N
Complete a purchase Y N

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