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Mathematics and Statistics: Ethics

Overview - Guidelines from the AMS

As with any academic discipline, maintaining academic integrity and ethical practices is what all mathematicians should be aware of.

The American Mathematical Society offers ethical guidelines in mathematics.  These guidelines cover:

  • Mathematical Research and its Presentation
  • Social Responsibility of Mathematicians
  • Education and Granting of Degrees
  • Publications

Policy Statements and Guidelines: This section includes documents on supportive practices in the mathematics field, open science and security, and tenure.

Henrik Spoon

Dr. Henrik Spoon

Physics, Astronomy & Mathematics Librarian

Physical Sciences Library
293 Clark Hall

Mathematics Library
420-B Malott Hall


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