Open Access Week: Bioethics

Here at the Center for Bioethics we are marking Open Access Week by highlighting our free electronic collection, the Bioethics Digital Library (BEDL).

BEDL works to provide access to: out of print books that are now regarded as “classic texts” in bioethics and humanities; court decisions and legislation; government documents; the “gray” literature (unpublished, but authoritative professional literature such as conference abstracts, presented papers, commission meeting minutes); full text of journal articles; and both audio and visual materials.

Popular items in the collection include:

Jennifer Girod and Katherine Drabiak. A proposal for comprehensive biobank research laws to promote translational medicine in Indiana. 5 Ind. Health L. Rev. 217-250 (2008). http://hdl.handle.net/1805/1843

Eleanor D. Kinney, Heather A. McCabe, Amy Lewis Gilbert, Janna Jo Shisler. Altered standards of care for health care providers in the pandemic influenza. IND. HEALTH L. REV. 2009;6(1):1-16. http://hdl.handle.net/1805/2306

Eric M. Meslin and Kenneth Goodman. Biobanks and Electronic Health Records: Ethical and Policy Challenges in the Genomic Age. Indianapolis: Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research, Indiana University. October 2009. http://hdl.handle.net/1805/2129

Ethics guide for health care practitioners: working under conditions of an influenza pandemic. Plan, prepare, practice. http://hdl.handle.net/1805/2010

John E. Sidle. Experiences in Bioethics from Kenya: Equity, Informed Consent, and Community Participation in Research. Second lecture in a series: International Research Ethics. February 23, 2006. http://hdl.handle.net/1805/559

Hosted by the IUPUIScholarWorks repositiory, BEDL is a stable, secure and free place to archive and find bioethics information.

If you would like to contribute an item to the Bioethics Digital Library or have questions about using the collection, contact us at: cntbioet@iupui.edu.

If you would like to search or browse the collection, visit: https://scholarworks.iupui.edu/handle/1805/6

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