Is Your Oral History Legal and Ethical?

8 Useful Web Links

British Association of Social Workers Code of Ethics (2014)
http://www.basw.co.uk/codeofethics/

British Copyright Council
www.britishcopyright.org

British Sociological Association statement of ethical practice (2017)
https://www.britsoc.co.uk/ethics

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

Information Commissioner’s Office (for GDPR and data protection guidance)
https://ico.org.uk/

Intellectual Property Office (for copyright guidance)
www.ipo.gov.uk

Legislation online (for all government legislation such as the Data Protection Act etc)
www.legislation.gov.uk

Market Research Society code of conduct (2014, updated 2019)
https://www.mrs.org.uk/standards/code-of-conduct

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

National Archives: archives and data protection law in the UK

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/archives-sector/legislation/archives-data-protection-law-uk/

National Archives: archive principles and practice: an introduction to archives for non-archivists

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documents/archives/archive-principles-and-practice-an-introduction-to-archives-for-non-archivists.pdf

National Children’s Bureau: guidelines for research with children and young people (2011)
https://www.ncb.org.uk/resources-publications/resources/guidelines-research-children-and-young-people

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

Independent Press Standards Organisation: editors’ code of practice (2019)

https://www.ipso.co.uk/editors-code-of-practice/

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

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