Academic writing and scientific publishing strongly imply openness and honesty. Particular ethical requirements are added to this when research involves human beings and animals. Ethical guidelines and committees are thus available within some research areas. Below you find links to some of the most important.
Research and ethics
- CODEX - rules and guidelines for research (Swedish Research Council)
- Vetting the ethics of research involving humans (Central Ethical Review Board and regional boards)
- Council for Ethical Issues at the National Board of Health and Welfare (in Swedish)
- The Swedish National Council on Medical Ethics
Literature on research ethics
In the library there is a large amount of literature which deals with issues about research ethics. In WorldCat Discovery you can search printed and electronic books and articles from databases and journals.