Harvard Wikis allows you to create, edit and publish content collaboratively. Harvard Wikis is powered by Confluence.
Anyone with a Harvard University PIN can create a Harvard Wiki.
To request a Wiki Space for administrative use in Central Administration, FAS (DCE, GSAS, College) or HDS, contact the Help Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To request a Wiki Space for use in any other school, contact your school's local support contact.
There are a number of ways you can set up your wiki:
There are four levels of permissions available in Harvard Wikis:
Harvard Wikis also allows you to restrict access to individual pages in your space so that you can have Read more about What kinds of permissions can I grant to users?
Harvard Wikis is a Confluence platform that allows you to create public or private facing content using a WYSIWYG html editor. You can also:
See a full list of what is available in each platform.
Harvard Wikis does not include:
There are many sources of documentation and training for Harvard Wikis from Harvard and from Confluence:
We recommend Harvard Wikis when you want a public or private facing wiki.
Academic Technology Services manages the Harvard Wikis platform which is currently hosted at Harvard's Datacenter.
The Harvard Wikis platform is free for anyone with a Harvard University ID.