Some notes can also be found by searching the chests spread throughout the Scabarite Hive dungeon, namely chapters 18 and 19.
Only 4 notes are required for the quest; the remaining notes are needed for the optional miniquest after completing the quest.
Trying to 'Copy to log' a papyrus note that has already been copied with give the message: 'You already have this information in your logbook.' However, the note will disappear from the player's inventory.
There are 19 different types of scabarite notes to collect, each with a different examine text.