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CH 131 - Scientific Misconduct

To Find General Literature... in Newspapers & Journals

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To Find General Literature... in Reference Books

  • CQ Researcher (electronic)
  • Encyclopedia of Bioethics
         Ref QH332 .E52 1995 (5 vols)
  • Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics
         Ref BJ63 .A66 1998 (4 vols)
  • Encyclopedia of Science, Technology, and Ethics Also available in print: Ref Q175.35 .E53 2005 (4 vols)   See chapter on "misconduct in science".
  • McGraw Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology
         Ref Q121 .M3 2002 (20 vols)

To Find General Literature... in Book Chapters

Sample Keyword Search Ideas

  • "scientific misconduct" AND (psych* OR biolog* OR chem*, etc.)
  • (science OR scientific) AND misconduct
  • scientists AND professional ethics
  • research AND misconduct
  • "research fraud"
  • "research integrity"
  • medical ethics
  • bioethics AND case stud*
  • academic integrity AND (science OR scient*)
  • clinical trials and fraud

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To Find Scholarly Literature...

Scholarly information may also be found in book chapters.  Search the book databases noted above (Library Catalog, WorldCat, Ebrary ) 

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  • Journals listed as being in "Geisel Library Paper Holdings" are shelved alphabetically by journal title on the Lower Level of the library.
  • WebBridge will also help you request articles through Interlibrary Loan if they aren't available through our library.

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