Sona Systems is an online tool used by more than 1400 universities to manage their own research participant pool, and allows participants to sign up for studies.
By default, new studies are set to use a
Public participant source. We can choose to change this source or add a new one. In this example we'll be changing the
Public source to
Sona Systems but we could just as easily add it as a new source (thus keeping the public source).
Publicparticipant source and select
Sona Systemsfrom the menu (Figure 2). The study link should look something like this:
Completion linkfield on Psychstudio (Figure 3). The completion link should look something like this:
Now all participants who arrive from Sona Systems will be automatically recognised and when their study is complete, will be redirected back to Sona Systems to be awarded credit or marked as complete.