21 NCAC 68 .0506             PUBLICATION CREDIT

The substance abuse professional shall assign credit to all who have contributed to the published material and for the work upon which the publication is based.

(1)           The substance abuse professional shall recognize joint authorship, major contributions of a professional character, made by several persons to a common project.  The author who has made the principle contribution to a publication shall be identified as a first listed.

(2)           The substance abuse professional shall acknowledge in footnotes or an introductory statement minor contribution of a professional character, extensive clerical or similar assistance and other minor contributions.

(3)           The substance abuse professional shall acknowledge, through specific citations, unpublished, as well as published material, that has directly influenced the research or writing.

(4)           The substance abuse professional who compiles and edits for publication the contributions of others shall list oneself as editor, along with the names of those others who have contributed.


History Note:        Filed as a Temporary Adoption Eff. October 23, 1995 for a period of 180 days or until the

permanent rule becomes effective, whichever is sooner;

Authority G.S. 90-113.30; 90-113.33; 90-113.44;

Eff. February 1, 1996.