Most professionals define themselves by codes of ethics, core values or principles of conduct. The American Library Association code of ethics has existed since 1939. The current code focuses on service, authors’ rights and employment issues. Does the ALA code of ethics principles exemplify God-honoring values for ethical guidance? This paper compares selected scriptures to the principles of the code with examples from the field of librarianship.
"Are Ethics Scriptural?: Comparing the Librarians’ Code of Ethics with Scripture,"
The Christian Librarian: Vol. 51
, Article 3.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.georgefox.edu/tcl/vol51/iss3/3