International Council of Museums – Code of Ethics

Bibliographic Information

Title

Code of Ethics

Organization

International Council of Museums

Full Date(s) of Adoption and/or Amendment

Adopted 1986; Revised 2004

Web Address (URL)

http://icom.museum/the-vision/code-of-ethics/

Additional Information

Format

Web page

Scope

International

Language

English;French;Spanish

Notes

The ICOM Code of Ethics for Museums includes a preamble, introduction, and glossary, followed by eight principles that guide ethical museum practice. Each principle is granted its own page on the website and elaborates on several areas of ethical and practical concern.

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