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Ethical Writing: Issues in Scientific Publication Class Offered April 19

Ethical Writing: Issues in Scientific Publication Class Offered April 19

Please join us for the one-hour Ethical Writing class on Wednesday, April 19 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., held in-person only in the NIH Library Training Room (Building 10). This short class is one of the electives in NIH’s Responsible Conduct of Research series. Registration is required.

NIH authors will be introduced to the major issues surrounding the topic of publication ethics. A foundation of best practices for professional writing will help authors identify and avoid career-damaging mistakes. By the end of the class, participants will:

  1. Identify and understand key science writing ethical issues
  2. Learn how to properly cite another author’s work
  3. Recognize when copyright permission is necessary
  4. Be aware of ethical writing resources and organizations

The class is free and open to NIH and HHS staff. For more information about the class and to register, please go to https://nihlibrary.nih.gov/node/369941/register.

Sign language interpreters and other reasonable accommodations can be provided. If you require such accommodations, please contact the NIH Library Information Desk at 301-496-1080 five business days in advance. For TDD users/callers, please call the above number through the Federal Relay Service at 1-800-877-8339.

The NIH Library


For more information about Ethical Writing: Issues in Scientific Publication, please contact the NIH Library at 301-496-1080 or e-mail nihlibrary@nih.gov (link sends e-mail).

The NIH Library in Building 10 serves the information needs of NIH staff and select Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) agencies. The NIH Library is part of the Office of Research Services (ORS) in the Office of the Director (OD).