There are 2 steps to this process.

1. Joining wikispaces for the first time

1. If you are not a member of Wikispaces and do not have a username and password go to and join wikispaces first (see image below) Try and select a user name that is recognisable by others who are members eg: fionagrant rather then a random set of numbers and letters.
2. Only complete fields 1, 2, and 3
3. Do not enter a Space Name, click Join
4. You will be emailed to confirm your request to join, just click the link in the email to confirm.

5. Go to
6. Check you are signed in to wikispaces. You should see your username at the top right of the home page when you are at

2. Joining the EBE wiki space

7. If you are not signed in click the link 'Sign in' and use your Username and password to sign in to wikispaces
8. Go to and request membership by clicking 'join this space' on the top left of the page.
9. A message will be sent to the space organiser for approval.
10. You will be able to access when they approve this request and only when you are logged in to wikispaces with your Username and Password
11. Keep a copy of your username and password somewhere safe as you will only be able to access private wikispaces if you are logged in with your Username and Password.