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It's not a journal article, but it's a project, called Reproducibility Project. They are re-doing psychological studies to estimate the reproducibility of a sample of studies. They try to stay as close as possible on the original study (they e-mail the author(s) for the exact stimuli etc.). Here's the main site and here's the link to their spreadsheet. This ...


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The ADNI project (2004–ongoing) aims at characterizing change in cognitive functions and brain structures with age, with a particular emphasis on Alzheimer's disease and neuroimaging. From the website, The overall goal of this huge project is to define the rate of progress of mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease, to develop improved ...


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The Open Science Framework will do some of what you ask for. Additionally, it will allow you to preregister your hypotheses to properly distinguish confirmatory and exploratory research. Features (quoted from the homepage). Document and archive studies Share and find materials, scripts, data Detail individual contributions Increase transparency ...


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The PROMIS project (funded by NIH) built upon a large scale US epidemiological study to assess patient-reported chronic disease outcomes. Data were collected on general population and multiple disease populations in different centers. From the website, Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) is a system of highly reliable, ...


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The Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) provides 8000+ data sets. Topics include aging, criminal justice, education, or health. As an example, here is my favorite, the summary of the "500 Family Study". This study includes questionnaire, cortisol, and experience sampling data: The 500 Family Study was designed to ...


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I like your question. But I have to point out one thing - if you were to use documenting tools for all those tasks that you mentioned, you wouldn't have that much time left for your research. Sharing is great, but it takes time to do it properly, even with great tools. I tried quite a few tools for documenting research, with an idea to boost my ...


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The APA has a general tutorial on finding psychological tests with a range of tips. Finding measures PsychTESTS is a new product by the APA that aims to make it easier to find psychological tests. It is a subscription service. Thus, you would probably have to pay for it yourself or get it through a university or other body that subscribes to it Read the ...


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The IQSS Dataverse Network looks good. From the website: Access the world's largest collection of social science research data here by searching across or browsing through one of the virtual data archives (called "dataverses") listed below. You may also create a dataverse of your own, backed up in perpetuity by the Henry A. Murray Archive, which ...


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Figshare is one option for archiving assorted research artefacts. To quote the "about page": figshare allows researchers to publish all of their research outputs in seconds in an easily citable, sharable and discoverable manner. All file formats can be published, including videos and datasets that are often demoted to the supplemental materials ...


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Scientific Data: After asking my question, I did a quick search and found one promising journal that will commence in 2014 called Scientific Data. Scientific Data is a new open-access, online-only publication for descriptions of scientifically valuable datasets. It introduces a new type of content called the Data Descriptor, which will combine ...


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It is not specifically for data from the cognitive sciences but figshare might be worth looking at: figshare allows researchers to publish all of their research outputs in seconds in an easily citable, sharable and discoverable manner. All file formats can be published, including videos and datasets that are often demoted to the supplemental materials ...


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It's not exactly what you're after, but the Newcastle Cognition Lab has a data repository. It includes a number of learning curve datasets and other studies that measured response time to various simple cognitive tasks.


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The Journal of Open Psychology Data: A great project spearheaded by Jelte M. Wicherts, longtime open science advocate. Unfortunately, it has only published one paper so far.


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I have started to see a fair bit of discussion about reproducible meta-analysis. Tim Churches seems to have a github repository with a few examples of meta-analyses in R. See in particular the public health example: RMarkdown source Formatted Markdown output


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This question asks about Psychological journal that focuses on publishing interesting psychological datasets journals where you can publish psychological data. Such journals rely on other organisations to provide repositories for the published datasets. In particular, the journal Open Psychological Data has a page which lists several data repositories along ...


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The site http://psychfiledrawer.org/ also addresses some aspects of what you are asking. It is mainly geared toward maintaining a public repository of replication attempts of psych experiments.


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A lot of labs I know use Basecamp. It does cost money, but provides a centralized place to store all the information you listed and allows for comments on all of it, as well as a calendar to coordinate your team.



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