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

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.


Anti-plagiarism tutorials

Refero is a web based guide which helps you understand what plagiarism is and how you can avoid it. It has been developed by the libraries of Blekinge Institute of Technology and Linnaeus University.

NoPlagiat is a self-study tutorial about avoiding plagiarism and copyright issues. The guide is produced by the library at Linköping University.

URKUND is a system used by the University to prevent and detect plagiarism. The Plagiarism handbook (will open as a PDF file) is available to support students.

Bonus Copyright

Bonus Copyright provides guidelines on how and where copyrighted works can be copied and spread.

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