"...the hand, 'teacher and agent of the brain'..." (HG Wells, The War of The Worlds)

The Hand Lab


Journals Journal of Neurophysiology Journal of Neuroscience Nature Science
Publishers IngentaConnect
(e.g., NeuroReport, Psychol Sci)
Oxford Science Direct
(everything else)
Bibliographic NeuroBiography GoogleScholar ISI WoK PubMed Scirus
Biographic NeuroBiography AuthorMapper NeuroTree
Other Databases Societies & Organisations Writing Abe Books Free Scientific PDFs


General Inition
(London, incl. prices)
LintonInstruments National Instruments
(data acquisition cards)
Motion Tracking Ascenscion InterSense Polhemus Vicon WorldViz Optotrak
3D Scanners (see Simple 3D) NextEngine Tridigen 3D Digital Corp Polhemus 3D Shape ShapeGrabber
Data Gloves Immersion CyberGlove 5DT ShapeHand
Eye Tracking Arrington BioPac CRS EyeLink SMI
Visual 5DT HMDs CRS NuVision Stereo RealD 3D
Bioelectric ADInstruments BioPac BrainProducts CED Dantec Delsys
MRI BrainProducts CRS NordicNeuroLab
TMS BrainSight CRS
(BrainVoyager TMS)
MagStim Brain Products (PowerMag) Ectron (Magpro and more)
Prosthetics companies Johnson-Yeh
Prosthetic hand and arm supplies Black skin
Brown skin
White skin
UK Hand only
US Hand only
UK white
UK black
US white
US black
Second-hand eBay


EEG BrainProducts SPM EEGLab
fMRI AFNI BrainVoyager FreeSurfer FSL SPM Heeger's SurfRelax Wandell's Retinotopy
Virtual Reality Immersion MySmithMicro
Matlabby BioPsychologyToolbox Cogent Matlab Octave PsychToolBox Neuro tools Vista Lab retinotopy
Matlab tutorials Peter Scarfe's page Psychtoolbox Forum
Other E-Prime Presentation TMS Motor Threshold Assessment Tool
OS's Linux Ubuntu Windows


Tutorials, Textbooks, & Links Andy Field's Statistics Hell StatPages StatSoft (Statistica) Online CalculatorSoup Laerd Statistics (tutorials etc) Stats for the Terrified Stat Trek
Choosing statistical tests WhichTest? Wikipedia's tests
Power analysis GPower Online calculator
Resampling, Bootstrapping, & Permutation Resampling (Wikipedia) Bootstrap (Wikipedia) Psychometric functions (psignifit 3.0) - (2.5.6) Exact (Wikipedia)
Major software packages Statistica STATA SPSS SAS R - R-Gui
Example data sets Psychology Practicals Lib Stat

Other Stuff

fMRI Resources

Synthesizing fMRI data from published articles

From Devlin & Poldrack, 2007

Web sites for anatomical localisation / brain atlases

Neuroimaging Validation Dataset Wiki

Portal for online neuroimaging data UCLA Laboratory of Neuroimaging

Whole Brain Atlas

Human Brain Atlas

SumsDB Interactive brain atlases

Digital Anatomist Interactive Atlases


BrainMap database - 1000 studies (34,000 coordinate locations, using T&T space as standard)

Best practices for presentation of fMRI methods

Guidelines for presenting neuroimaging analyses