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Below are useful links to policies, reports, and articles related to scientific integrity and professional ethics, many of which helped AGU frame the development of its policy.

* Reflects AGU publications

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

1)      American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

a)      Professional Ethics Report

2)      American Astronomical Society (AAS)

a)      AAS Ethics Statement

b)      Anti-Harassment Policy for Meetings and Activities of the American Astronomical Society and Divisions

3)      American Chemical Society (ACS)

a)      Ethical and Professional Guidelines

4)      American Institute of Physics

a)      Statement of Ethics and Responsibilities of authors submitting to AIP Journals

5)      *The American Geophysical Union (AGU)

a)  Author Guide

b)  Author Resources

c)  Publications Committee

d)  Publication Policies

6)      American Mathematical Society (AMS)

a)      Ethical Guidelines

7)      American Physics Society

a)      Guidelines for Professional Conduct

b)     U.S. Federal Policy on Research Misconduct

B

1)      The Belmont Report on Biomedical Research in 1979

C

1)      Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)

a) Publication Ethics

b) Flowcharts

c)  Guidelines for journal Editors

d) Guidelines for Peer Reviewers

2)      Council of Science Editors

a) White Paper on Promoting Integrity in Scientific Journal Publications

D

1)      Department of Interior

a)      Scientific and Scholarly Integrity Policy

E

1)      *Eos

a)   New AGU scientific integrity and professional ethics policy available for review: 21 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1029/2012EO390008

b)  President’s message: We must remain committed to scientific integrity: 27 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1029/2012EO090004

c)  AGU’s new task force on scientific ethics and integrity begins work: 18 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1029/2011EO470009

d)  Learn about AGU’s scientific integrity policies during a Fall Meeting listening session: 18 NOV 2011 DOI: 10.1029/2011EO470010

2)      European Science Foundation

a)  Publications on Research Integrity

F – H

I

1)      Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

a)  IEEE Ethics and Member Conduct

b)  Investigating Possible Misconduct

2)      InterAcademy Council

a)  Responsible Conduct in the Global Research Enterprise

J – L

M

1)      Medical Journals of the World Association of Medical Editors

a)  Publication Ethics

N

1)      National Academies Press

a) On Being a Scientist

2)     NOAA

a) Scientific Integrity Commons

b) Administrative Order on Scientific Integrity

3)      The Nuremburg Principles

O

1)      Office of Research Integrity (ORI)

a) Avoiding plagiarism, self-plagiarism, and other questionable writing practices: A guide to ethical writing

b) Policy on Plagiarism

c) ORI Responses to Issues Arising from Inquiries and Investigations

d) Whistleblowers

2)     Office of Science and Technology Policy

a)  Scientific Integrity

b) Scientific Integrity: Fueling Innovation, Building Public Trust

P – Q

R

S

1)      Singapore Statement

2)      Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)

a) Authorial Integrity in Scientific Publication

T

1)       Taylor and Francis (UK)

a) Statement by publisher

U – Z