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Why have "my psychwiki" in psychology?
Why have "my psychwiki" in psychology?
* '''Stand-alone pages''' - Not every page has to be linked or seen by everyone. PsychWiki was created by psychologists for the psychology user community to use for whatever professional purpose they wish (such as creating free class websites, lab group websites, collaborate notes, etc. see below for more examples)
* '''Stand-alone pages''' - Not every page has to be linked or seen by everyone. PsychWiki was created by psychologists for the psychology user community to use for whatever professional purpose they wish (such as creating free class websites, lab group websites, collaborate notes, etc. see below for more examples)
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* '''Linked pages''' - In the online age "you are your web presence" given that search engines other than PscyINFO are a starting point for seeing psychologists' web pages, lab pages, research pages, and so forth. Online dissemination is the natural extension of why everyone already goes to conferences and submits to journals.
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* '''Linked pages''' - In the online age "You are Your Web Presence" given that search engines other than PscyINFO are a starting point for seeing psychologists' web pages, lab pages, research pages, and so forth. Online publicizing is the natural extension of why everyone already goes to conferences and submits to journals.
* '''New types of feedback''' - A wiki is uniquely situated to disseminate previously inaccessible information such as feedback about research ideas/designs, comments on published works, discussion of theoretical ideas/papers...
* '''New types of feedback''' - A wiki is uniquely situated to disseminate previously inaccessible information such as feedback about research ideas/designs, comments on published works, discussion of theoretical ideas/papers...
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* '''Create a page''' - If you want a stand-alone page, just [[Add a Page|click here]].
* '''Create a page''' - If you want a stand-alone page, just [[Add a Page|click here]].
* '''Hubs''' - If you want to join one of the existing "hubs", then add your page to one of the major categories: [[:Category:Research|Research]], [[:Category:People|People]], [[Psychology Concepts]], [[:Category:Virtual Lab Meeting|Virtual Lab Meeting]].  
* '''Hubs''' - If you want to join one of the existing "hubs", then add your page to one of the major categories: [[:Category:Research|Research]], [[:Category:People|People]], [[Psychology Concepts]], [[:Category:Virtual Lab Meeting|Virtual Lab Meeting]].  
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* '''Create your own hub''' - Wiki technology is designed to create interconnections among information, links, and websites. You can create a hub around anything, including a person, research topic, class, journal article, and so forth.  
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* '''Create your own hub''' - Wiki technology is designed to create interconnections among information, links, and websites. You can create a hub around anything, including a person, research topic, class, journal article, and so forth. ([[Category Tags | Learn more about using category tags)]]

Revision as of 21:29, 28 April 2012

my·psych·wiki - noun    (ˈmī ˈsīk ˈwikē)
  1. a tool for creating your own stand-alone pages to help with your professional life in psychology
  2. interactive platform for disseminating knowledge and publicizing your work
  3. a new way to connect people with common psychology interests

my-psychwiki  

Why have "my psychwiki" in psychology?


How to use "my psychwiki"?





Click on each category to see how to use it, or see the summary of how to use each category page.




For example, some people have created pages for:
⇒ their classes     (example)
⇒ individual class assignments ( example)
⇒ coordinating RAs for lab sections (example)
⇒ brainstorming ideas for courses (example)
⇒ association website (example)
⇒ student group website (example)
⇒ lab groups (example)
⇒ brownbags and speaker series (example)
⇒ professional development series (example)
⇒ announcing workshops (example)
⇒ posting online studies (example)
⇒ organizing events (example)
⇒ group events (example)
⇒ collaborative notes from conferences (example)
⇒ posting interesting study results (example)

To use "my psychwiki",





"my psychwiki"® is a way to sync together all the information on a given topic, connect people with common psychology interests, and disseminate previously inaccessible information.

Why have "my psychwiki" in psychology?


How to use "hubs"?

The "hub" could be focused around:
⇒ a person                         (see examples and how to create your own "personal" hub)        
⇒ a research topic                (see examples and how to create a hub around your research topics)        
⇒ a class                             (see examples and how to create a hub for your classes)        
⇒ a journal article                  (see examples and how to create a hub for your articles)        

Finally, PsychWiki also provides a way to disseminate previously inaccessible information such as:


A wiki provides a useful way to present this new information to the collective benefit of the field because by sharing our experiences and knowledge







What is a "hub"?



►  Research

►  People

►  Psychology Concepts

►  Null Findings

►  Virtual Lab Meeting


How to create a hub? A wiki provides a useful way to integrate information together because of three functions:


Contents

Person

Research Topic

Class

class websites – and have page with description of how to use for classrooms i.e. how to upload documents, can use “discussion page” for questions to teacher, and set up so email when questions are posed, etc think of other ways to use it. and epxlain how wiki can upload all documents so stand alone website for everything, and how can interlink to useful info, such as take info at bottom of doug-103 about papers, and make a page about it, then link to that page. Maybe put graphic or something to make it look nice, such as maybe graphic under title and graphic that relates to critical thinking…

Journal Article

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