SIPS Products

SIPS 2016


PsyArXiv is a preprint server for psychology; read more here.


StudySwap is community “swap board” for researchers to connect to share/trade resources, including study participants; read more here.

Paper: Constraints on generality (COG)

Simons, D. J., Shoda, Y., & Lindsay, D. S. (2017). Constraints on Generality (COG): A proposed addition to all empirical papers. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 12, 1123-1128. doi: OA version:

Paper: Experiences from the first ever SIPS meeting

Wyble, B. (2016). How to win friends and improve science: Notes from the first meeting of SIPS (the Society for the Improvement of Psychological Science). Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 78, 1529-1530. doi: 10.3758/s13414-016-1180-x

SIPS 2017

Psychological Science Accelerator

The Psychological Science Accelerator is a decentralized, massive, international collaboration of psychological researchers; read more here.

Open Science Video Series (2017, with COS and SPSP)

During SIPS 2017, 5 short videos were recorded that served as an introduction to major topics within the area of open science.

Paper: Pros and cons of replication research

Zwaan, R. A., Etz, A., Lucas, R. E., & Donnellan, M. B. (2017). Making replications mainstream. Brain and Behavioral Sciences. doi:

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Paper: Improving peer review

Davis, W. E., Giner-Sorolla, R., Stephen Lindsay, D., Lougheed, J. P., Makel, M. C., Meier, M. E., Sun, J., Vaughn, L. A., & Zelenski, J. M. (2018). Peer-review guidelines promoting replicability and transparency in psychological science. Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science1(4), 556–573. doi:

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SIPS 2018

Paper: 8 Easy Steps to Open Science: An Annotated Reading List

Crüwell, S., Van Doorn, J., Etz, A., Makel, M. C., Moshontz, H., Niebaum, J. C., Orben, A., Parsons, S., Schulte-Mecklenbeck, M. (2018). Preprint retrieved from

Paper: The emerging relationship between clinical psychology and the credibility movement

Reardon, K. W., Corker, K. S., & Tackett, J. L. (In press). The emerging relationship between clinical psychology and the credibility movement. The Behavior Therapist. [Preprint at]

Media training materials

How to communicate with journalists:

Responsible communication with the public (including discussion of how to handle preprints):

Five questions to ask when reading science news

Strategies to identify research that is reliable:

Tools & Tips to Manage Your Lab

A list of tools for researchers to use to help manage their students, projects, and writing reports: