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Wordspace Wiki Information

How to register and subscribe

If you want to participate in our research on word space model and distributional lexical semantics, or at least stay up to date on what's going on, please follow the steps below. Participants of our Workshops and Tutorials on Distributional Lexical Semantics are particularly encouraged to join the wiki.

If you want to edit the wiki or actively participate in the discussion:

  1. Register a new account at A password will be sent by e-mail (typically within minutes, and don't forget to check your spam folder!). It is recommended that you log in and change the password to something you can remember more easily. You should now be able to edit all discussion pages on the wiki.
  2. If you intend to edit regular pages in the wiki, send Stefan Evert (name dot lastname at uos dot de) an e-mail with your account name, so he can upgrade you to “author”. Stefan will confirm the upgrade by e-mail.

If you want to be informed of new pages and other changes in the wiki, subscribe to our RSS feed:

  1. Subscribe to the RSS feed at to keep an eye on page changes (especially ongoing discussions on the wiki).

Wiki administration

Monobook page elements:

  1. side-wide notice (shown at top of pages, needs to be enabled in monobook config)
  2. navigation block (on left-hand side)
  3. toolbox (on left-hand side, below navigation and search; disable default toolbox in monobook config first)
  4. optional copyright notice (disable default copyright in monobook config first)