nexMatrix Code of Ethics
The principles of this Code are expressed in broad statements for the nexMatrix Code of Ethics, communications to our Partners and users to guide ethical decision making. These statements provide a framework; they cannot and do not dictate conduct to cover particular situations.
Above all; honesty and integrity.
We provide the highest level of service to all customers through appropriate and useful resources; equitable service policies; equitable access; and accurate, unbiased, and courteous responses to all requests for assistance.
We uphold the principles of intellectual freedom.
We protect each user’s right to privacy and confidentiality with respect to information sought or received and resources consulted, borrowed, acquired or transmitted.
We recognize and respect intellectual property rights.
We treat Users, Partners and coworkers with respect, fairness and good faith, and advocate conditions of support that safeguard the rights and welfare of all users, coworkers and Partners.
We do not advance private interests at the expense of users, colleagues, Partners or our employing institutions.
We distinguish between our personal convictions and professional duties and do not allow our personal beliefs to interfere with fair representation of the aims of our Users or Partners or the provision of access to their information resources.
We strive for excellence in the profession by maintaining and enhancing our own knowledge and skills, by encouraging the professional development of users, Partners and coworkers, and by fostering the aspirations of potential members of the profession.
We recognize the importance of codifying and making known to the profession and to the general public the ethical principles that guide the work of our Partners, employees of nexMatrix Telecom, Inc. and other professionals providing information services.
Ethical dilemmas occur when values are in conflict. nexMatrix Telecom, Inc. states the values to which we are committed, and embodies the ethical responsibilities of the profession in this changing environment.
We significantly influence or control the selection, organization, preservation, and dissemination of information. We have a special obligation to ensure the free flow of information and ideas to present and future customers and partners.