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Research at Boston College

Publication Practices

Responsible Authorship and Citation: Redundant or Minimal Publication; Copyright

Reflections on Determining Authorship Credit and Authorship Order on Faculty-Student Collaborations. Mark A. Fine and Lawrence A. Kurdek. 1993. Am. Psych. 48: 1141–1147.

Department of Health and Human Services-Office of Research Integrity
Analysis of Guidelines for the Conduct of Research Adopted by Medical Schools or Their Components

Council of Science Editors
White Paper on Promoting Integrity in Scientific Journal Publications

International Committee of Medical Journal Editors
Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals

American Chemical Society
Ethical Guidelines to Publication of Chemical Research

American Psychological Association
Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct

Journal of the American Medical Association
Instructions for Authors, Manuscript Criteria and Information

Authorship in Biomedical Research: Realities and Expectations, M. Cho and M. McKee, 1 March 2002, Science Next Wave


The Authorship List in Science: Junior Physicists’ Perceptions of Who Appears and Why, E. Tarnow. 1999. Science and Engineering Ethics 5: 73–88.


Accountability and Authorship, K. Barker, 8 November 2002, Science Next Wave


Department of Health and Human Services-Office of Research Integrity
Policy on Plagiarism

National Academy of Engineering Online Ethics Center for Engineering and Research


North Carolina State University Research Ethics Modules

United States Copyright Office
and Copyright Basics