OpenDOAR logo   Directory of Open Access Repositories
Please note that this version of the OpenDOAR service, including its API, will be switched off mid June 2018.  The new version is available as a public beta at  Please also refer to our new API documentation.
Recent Additions Feeds RSS1 Feed

Search or Browse for Repositories

per page. Sort by:
To search the contents of the repositories listed in OpenDOAR, please see our Content Search page.

Result 1 of 1.

ESENCe (Ethics in Science and Engineering National Clearinghouse)
Organisation:University of Massachusetts Amherst
Address:Amherst, MA 01003
Country:United States
Location:Latitude: 42.375800 & Longitude: -72.519900, Google Map
Description:This site provides is a beta site for a national digital library for ethics in science and engineering is designed to benefit the national and international scientific and engineering research communities. Some items are not available as full-text. The interface is in English. This project is sponsored by National Science Foundation Office of Integrative Research. The project is a direct response to the America COMPETES Act, which, beginning January 4, 2010, will require "that each institution that applies for financial assistance from the Foundation for science and engineering research or education describe in its grant proposal a plan to provide appropriate training and oversight in the responsible and ethical conduct of research to undergraduate students, graduate students, and postdoctoral researchers participating in the proposed research project" (Section 7009) and "that all grant applications that include funding to support postdoctoral researchers include a description of the mentoring activities that will be provided for such individuals" (Section 7008).
Type:Disciplinary - Operational
Size:139 items (2017-04-27)
Software:Digital Commons
Subjects:Science General; Technology General; Philosophy and Religion
Content:References; Unpublished; Learning Objects; Multimedia; Special
Remarks:Special items include Case Studies . A new site will be developed by University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign to host materials related to the study of Ethics.
OpenDOAR ID:1702, Last reviewed: 2012-01-24, Suggest an update for this record - Missing data is needed for: OAI-PMH & Policies
Link to this record:
Metadata Policy for information describing items in the repository

    Grade: Metadata re-use policy explicitly undefined
Policy not found
Data Policy for full-text and other full data items

    Grade: Full data item policies explicitly undefined
Policy not found
Content Policy for types of document & data set held

    Grade: Content policies explicitly undefined
Policy not found
Submission Policy concerning depositors, quality & copyright

    Grade: Submission policies explicitly undefined
Policy not found
Preservation Policy

    Grade: Preservation policies explicitly undefined
Policy not found

© 2006-2018, University of Nottingham, UK. Last updated: 14-Jun-2018 Privacy