The Association of Internet Research (AoIR) Ethics Working Committee has created a list of questions for researchers who are considering the use of social media in their protocols. Below is an adapted version of some of those questions to help researchers ensure that their participants are being protected.
You can access the full version of this article here.Ethical Decision-Making and Internet Research: Version 2.0Recommendations from the AoIR Ethics Working Committee
The AoIR has also created a chart with ethical questions to consider, broken down by type of data that the researcher is planning to use.
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