Ethics & Museum Standards

Articles, Codes of Professional Conduct, Museum Policies

ACUA Underwater Archaeology Ethics Information and Press Kit

The Ethics Press Kit was developed in 2011 to clarify some misconceptions that reporters and media relations people often have when presenting topics related to underwater archaeology. Please contact the ACUA if you have any questions.


International Museum Councils and Organizations

International Congress of Maritime Museums (ICMM)

International Council of Museums (ICOM)

US National Museum Councils and Organizations

Council of American Maritime Museums (CAMM)

American Alliance of Museums (AAM)

International State Parties Museum Councils and Organizations

Museums Australia

Canadian Museums Association (CMM)

United Kingdom Museum’s Association (MA)

Archaeological Societies and Organizations

Society for Historical Archaeology (SHA)