Here you will find some useful tools we use, and some tools we find interesting in order to improve our scientific practices. We attach importance to free and open tools/content in order to increase transparency, sharing, reproducibility, and replicability of scientific data.


Research Transparency Commitment to Research Transparency and Open Science

Peer Reviewers’ Openness Initiative Commitment to make open practices a pre-condition for more comprehensive review


Mattermost Open Source private cloud for team messaging


Sci-Hub The first pirate website to open mass and public access to research papers

Zotero Open bibliography manager. Organize and cite and share papers


Open Science Framework Preregister studies × Archive data × Share Files × And more…


PsychoPy Open-source application for designing and running experiments

OpenSesame Create experiments for psychology, neuroscience, and experimental economics

jspsych JavaScript library for running behavioral experiments in a web browser

lab.js Tool for constructing browser-based studies

Protocols Open access repository for science methods


Amnesia Data anonymization tool

RStudio Data analysis and visualisation × Scientific writing × Code editor

jamovi free and open software to bridge the gap between researcher and statistician

JASP A Fresh Way to Do Statistics


GitHub Web-based hosting service for version control using git

The Experiment Factory Open source, modular infrastructure to standardize, organize, and collaboratively develop experiments that can be run on multiple infrastructures

Code Ocean Cloud-based computational reproducibility platform


R Markdown Turn your analyses into high quality documents, reports, presentations and dashboards

Overleaf Online collaborative Writing and Publishing in LaTeX

ShareLaTeX Online collaborative Writing and Publishing in LaTeX


arXiv bioRχiv PsyArXiv Preprint servers: expose your paper ·early·

Meta-Psychology Theoretical and empirical contributions that advance psychology as a science

International Review of Social Psychology Empirical research and theoretical notes in all areas of social psychology

journal of cognition journal of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology