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<table width=95%><td>'''What is PsychWiki?''' PsychWiki was created as a '''tool for psychologists''' ([[Ways to Use PsychWiki |see list of uses]]). As a [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki Wiki] anyone with access to the site can edit, correct, or update the information. In a sense, PsychWiki is owned by the community, with input from anyone with experience and knowledge to share. Some of the pages are more developed than others, but no page is complete. If you feel like you'd like to add something to a particular page, please do so. To get things started, we plan on beginning with the topics listed below. </td></table><p></p> 
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<center>''If you are new to PsychWiki, see [[How/Why Use PsychWiki|How/Why Use PsychWiki?]] and the "Getting Started" box below.''</center><p></p>
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<table cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" border="0"><td width=40></td><td cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" border="0" align=left>'''What is PsychWiki?''' PsychWiki was created by psychologists as a '''tool for psychologists''' ([[Ways to Use PsychWiki |see list of uses]]).
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*If you are new to PsychWiki, see '''[[How/Why Use PsychWiki|How/Why Use PsychWiki?]]''' and the "Getting Started" box below
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*The purpose of the site is to be a '''[[Ways to Use PsychWiki |useful and practical tool]]''' to make your professional life easier
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*The two primary tools are below '''([[knowledgebase]], [["my psychwiki"]])''' but feel free to use PsychWiki in whatever way you want &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;</td></table><br>
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<div style="font-size: 245%; font-family: impact;"><span style="color: #999999;">'''knowledge'''</span><span style="color: #003EBA;">'''base'''</span></div>
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<div style="font-size: 245%; font-family: impact;"><span style="color: #003EBA;">'''my-'''</span><span style="color: #FF9000;">'''psychwiki'''</span></div>
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<span style="font-size: 100%;">[["my_psychwiki"|What is "my psychwiki?"]]</span>
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*'''September 29th, 2010'''<br>We upgraded the [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki Mediawiki software] to provide more functionality to the site. [[contact us | Let us know]] if you see any errors or bugs caused by the upgrade.
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*'''May 11th'''<br>We created a new focal page of all the [[Ways to Use PsychWiki]] so that there is a centralized listing of each tool. If you can think of more ways to use PsychWiki, [[contact us | let us know]]. The goal is for PsychWiki to be as practical and useful as possible.
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*'''September 17th, 2009'''<br>Today marks the 2000th new registered user to PsychWiki. Although anyone can use/view PsychWiki without logging in, see [[Help:Buttons/Links#Buttons.2FLinks_in_the_upper_right_corner_.28on_grayish_background.29 | here]] for the benefits of logging into PsychWiki.
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"Have you ever wanted to learn about meta-analyses or conduct a meta-analysis but didn't know where to start? This webpage is devoted to providing guidance on what you need to know to start your own meta-analysis. With the thousands of meta-analyses conducted in all areas of psychology over the past few decades, there has been... &nbsp; [[Meta-analysis| (More...)]]<span style="color:#afafaf;"><center>__________________________________</center></span>
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What is PsychWiki? PsychWiki was created by psychologists as a tool for psychologists (see list of uses).

knowledgebase

What is psychwiki knowledgebase?


How to...



How to...




How to...

(Graduate School)
Get into Graduate School
Surviving Graduate School

(Employment)
Get a Job
Life as a Professor
Work as a Psychologist

(Other)
Network with Others
Get Grant Funding


How to...






How to...

(Research Process)
Develop Ideas
Design a Study
Collect Data
Analyze Data
Write a Paper

(Disseminating)
Publish in Journals
Give Talks
Present Posters
Publicize your Work


my-psychwiki

What is "my psychwiki?"


Newpages.png "Social Roles"                                           (...more New Pages)            
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    We created a new focal page of all the Ways to Use PsychWiki so that there is a centralized listing of each tool. If you can think of more ways to use PsychWiki, let us know. The goal is for PsychWiki to be as practical and useful as possible.
  • December, 17th
    You may have noticed some changes to the site. We added a new skin, updated some features, and added useful tools like sortable tables. Let us know if you like the changes, and if there is anything else you want us to add.

(past news and updated from the admins...)

If you have any questions or suggestions, you can contact us.

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 PsychWiki Statistics as of February 21
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How to conduct a Meta-Analysis
"Have you ever wanted to learn about meta-analyses or conduct a meta-analysis but didn't know where to start? This webpage is devoted to providing guidance on what you need to know to start your own meta-analysis. With the thousands of meta-analyses conducted in all areas of psychology over the past few decades, there has been...   (More...)
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