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Academic and Professional Ethics Across Disciplines

A growing collection of codes of conduct, statements of professional ethics, and research ethics resources relevant to disciplines taught at Rhode Island College.

American Alliance of Museums

The American Alliance of Museums (AAM)  is an organization of museums of all kinds that seeks to enrich and inform museums and museum professionals. They self describe their mission on their website as "(...) to champion equitable and impactful museums by connecting people, fostering learning and community, and nurturing museum excellence."

The resources below have been pulled from AAM's website as useful information for students interested in the museum field.

College Art Association


The College Art Association promotes arts and arts education internationally. They provide many resources for artists and art educators; below, you'll find a link to their ethics guidelines and standards.


American Art Therapy Association Mission and Ethics


As the nation’s leading non-profit organization for advancing the art therapy profession, the American Art Therapy Association provides our members with the latest information, resources, and meaningful networking opportunities. The association advocates for the furtherance of the profession and connects members to the important work of art therapists around the world.