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Academic Integrity: Getting Started

Ethics in Using Information

Academic Integrity: Ethics in Using Information

Aim
This guide will provide information on academic integrity and will highlight the issues surrounding the ethical use of information.

What is Ethics?

Ethics protects you and what you create, regulates how you use other people's information and safeguards your right to privacy.

"Moral principles that govern a person's behaviour or the conducting of an activity" (Oxford English Dictionary)

"Ethics is the branch of philosophy that involves the systematizing, defending, and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct" (Wikipedia)

Liaison Librarian

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Virginia Conrick
Contact:
Liaison Librarian: Business & Law.
Boole Library,
University College Cork.
+353 (21) 490-3953