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FOR ALL EDITINGS

  • Before you klick on Save page, please insert a few keywords in the Summary field which give an idea of your changes. This will be very helpful for administrators and all other editors to reconstruct all changes via the View history function.
  • Some changes, especially those related to the database, might need a while before they show up on the same and particularly on another page (e.g. until your just created facility appears on the List of Facilities and Research Groups and Map on Main Page).

Editing Permissions

If you would like to edit GermanBioImaging.org, please request an account and log in. If you forgot your login details, please reset your password via "Forgotten your login details?". If you forgot your Username or if you need any further help, please do not hesitate to contact Nadine Utz.

Anonymous editing of the wiki is disabled to prevent spamming.

How to modify a facility or research group page

Guidance on how to modify an existing facility or research group page due to the changed template in August 2013. If you have not yet registered your facility or research group on the GerBI web page, please go to How to create a facility or research group page.

  1. Make sure you are logged in (see Editing Permissions).
  2. Go to your facility page, e.g. via List of Facilities and Research Groups.
  3. Click on "Edit with form".
  4. Fill in the form.
    • Type of Entity: A distinction is made between canonical facilities, microscopy research groups, and sites operating as both research group and facility.
    • Facilities have to provide a link to a web page with the description of access rules. Please contact Nadine Utz in case you cannot provide a link to the Usage Rules of your Core Facility.
    • The former equipment list was replaced by a user friendly list of techniques. If you would like to provide more detailed information about your equipment, please use the text field "Further technical details of your facility".
  5. Please contact Nadine Utz in case you need further help to modify a facility or research group page.

How to create a facility or research group page

  1. Make sure you are logged in (see Editing Permissions).
  2. Go to Special pages --> Lists of pages/Forms --> Facility and introduce the name of your facility or research group.
  3. Fill in the form:
    • Head of Facility or Research Group: remember it, you will need it again for How to create a person / Head of facility or research group.
    • Type of Entity: A distinction is made between canonical facilities, microscopy research groups, and sites operating as both research group and facility.
    • Facilities have to provide a link to a web page with the description of access rules. Please contact Nadine Utz in case you cannot provide a link to the Usage Rules of your Core Facility.
    • Coordinates:
       latitude, longitude 
      of your facility (zoom into your city on the map of any facility or research group page (not on the map of Main Page), coordinates of cursor are shown in bottom right corner).
    • Group Members: this subsection is added automatically by the database. Please create a person page for each member of your facility. Please keep in mind that the database might need some hours until the Group Members are listed on the facility page.
    • Don't forget to read FOR ALL EDITINGS.

How to create a person / Head of facility or research group

  1. Make sure you are logged in (see Editing Permissions).
  2. Go to Special pages --> Lists of pages/Forms --> Person and type in the person's name. If you created a facility or research group before and would like to add the Head of Facility or Research Group, please insert exactly the same name as in the Head of Facility or Research Group field of the facility form.
  3. Fill in the form:
    • Title and Position: Please choose one of the predefined properties. If you would like to have another property included, please contact us.
    • Phone: has to start either with 00 or + (0049..., +49...).
    • Facility: It might take some time before your just created facility or research group shows up here. If you cannot find it yet, either insert exactly the same name as before or wait a few hours.
    • Don't forget to read FOR ALL EDITINGS.

How to insert Links

  1. external links (e.g. big yellow flower)
     '''[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sunflower big yellow flower]'''
  2. internal links (e.g. find your facility here)
     '''[[List of Facilities and Research Groups|find your facility here]]'''

Calendar

German BioImaging provides separate event calendars for Courses and Conferences. All registered users of the German BioImaging webpage can edit or add an event to the calendars. Courses provided by companies addressing imaging core facility staff and scientists are welcome. Interested companies should contact the German BioImaging Project Manager.

How to add an event

  • Make sure you are logged in (see Editing Permissions).
  • Click on "Add Event" at the starting day of the event in the calendar.
  • Insert all information needed following this example:
5# '''Event Title'''
----
''More information (if required)''
<br/>
Month first_day-last_day, City (State) e.g. July 2-4, Fulda (Germany)
<br/>
http://www. ...
  • 5#: number of days the event lasts (e.g. July 2-6 --> 5 days --> 5#)
  • Preformatting: German BioImaging events are indicated by a different formatting style which is based on keyword matches. The keyword "GerBI" must appear in the event title. For further information, please contact the German BioImaging Project Manager.

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