Is Your Oral History Legal and Ethical?

8 Useful Web Links

British Association of Social Workers Code of Ethics
http://www.basw.co.uk/codeofethics/

British Copyright Council
www.britishcopyright.org

British Library: code of practice on research ethics
www.bl.uk/aboutus/stratpolprog/researchethics

British Sociological Association statement of ethical practice
Statement of Ethical Practice for the British Sociological Association

Crown Copyright
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/information-management/our-services/crown-copyright.htm

ESDS Qualidata: access and support for qualitative datasets
www.esds.ac.uk/qualidata/about/introduction.asp

Information Commissioner’s Office
https://ico.org.uk/

Intellectual Property Office
www.ipo.gov.uk

Legislation online (Data Protection Act etc)
www.legislation.gov.uk

Market Research Society standards and guidelines
www.mrs.org.uk/standards/children.htm

National Archives: general copyright guidance, including Crown copyright
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/legal/copyright.htm

National Children’s Bureau: guidelines for research with children and young people
http://www.ncb.org.uk/media/434791/guidelines_for_research_with_cyp.pdf

Open Government Licence
http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/information-management/uk-gov-licensing-framework.htm

Press Complaints Commission editors’ code of practice
PCC Code of Practice

Timescapes Ethical Knowledge Bank: researchers share their experiences of ethical dilemmas
Timescapes

UK Data Archive: advice on consent and ethics
www.data-archive.ac.uk/create-manage/consent-ethics

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