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NIH Library Class on Ethical Writing: Issues in Scientific Publication

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 3 – 4 p.m.
NIH Library Training Room (Building 10)
Registration Required

Join us for a one-hour overview class that introduces NIH authors to the major issues surrounding the topic of publication ethics. The class provides a foundation of best practices for professional writing that will help authors identify and avoid career-damaging mistakes. This short class is one of the electives in NIH’s Responsible Conduct of Research series. 

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 nihlibrary.nih.gov/training/writing-publishing/ethical-writing-issues-scientific-publication-1.

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 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).​​