Online Information Links for internet based research


  •  "A topology of Twitter research: disciplines, methods, and ethics”, Michael Zimmer, Nicholas John Proferes, (2014) Aslib Journal of Information Management, Vol. 66 Issue: 3, pp.250-261,
  •  An Overview of Ethical, Legal, and Methodological Challenges. In: Woodfield, K., (ed.) The Ethics of Online Research. Advances in Research Ethics and Integrity (2). Emerald , pp. 79-107. ISBN 978-1-78714-486-6


Social Media

Big Data

  • Addressing Conceptual Gaps in Big Data Research Ethics: An Application of Contextual Integrity. Social Media + Society, 4 (2). Zimmer, M.  (2018). Available online at