Ethics

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Books

Mcmenemy, D. (2016) Information Ethics: Reflection and Practice, Facet Publishing  << check your library >>

A practical, comprehensive guide to ethical issues in library and information work.  [Last checked: 16/01/17]

Websites

CILIP Ethics

CILIP has a set of Ethical Principles and a Code of Professional Practice for members. [Last checked: 16/01/17]

IFLA Professional Codes of Ethics for Librarians

International code of ethics for librarians and other information workers. [Last checked: 16/01/17]

Code of Ethics of the American Library Association

The American Library Association Code of Ethics states the values to which ALA members are committed. [Last checked: 16/01/17]

Reports

Ethics and the Investigatory Powers Bill: UKeiG commentary

In the latest of its Commentaries, UKeiG has published its thoughts on professional ethics and codes of professional practice in relation to the Investigatory Powers Bill, which – as it stands – conflicts with the Knowledge/Information/Library industry’s ethical position in relation to providing and facilitating access to information and knowledge. [Last checked: 16/01/17]