Accountability – Codes of Conduct & Policies
— Last checked and updated May 1, 2020 by Amanda Michalak, Langara College Library & Information Technology practicum student.
“Bookselling and Publishing Industry Joins Together to Publish New Commitment to Professional Behaviour.” The Publishers Association. Read
Canadian Creative Industries Code of Conduct. Read
Howatt, Bill. “How to craft an effective respectful-workplace policy.” The Globe and Mail, Dec. 15, 2017. Read Article
Taylor, Kate. “Canada’s Creative Industries Adopt New Code of Conduct on Sexual Harassment.” The Globe and Mail, March 8, 2018. Read Article
A Deeper Dive: Selected Codes and Policies
Publishing Ethics, author Center Journals – IEEE guidance on publishing ethics. Learn about authorship, citations, data reporting, and how to follow the ethical guidelines required in scientific publishing. Read
The Book Publishers Association of Alberta Anti-Harassment and Discrimination Policy. BPAA, Feb. 21, 2019. Read
Canadian Code of Conduct for the Performing Arts. Cultural Human Resources Council, April 2019. Visit Site
Code of Conduct. CBC/Radio-Canada, Oct. 1, 2017. Read
Code of Conduct. WisCon, April 2018. Read
Denny, Neil. “U.K. Book Trade Agrees to Code of Conduct.” Publishers Weekly, Dec. 7, 2018. Read
Editors’ Code of Practice. Independent Press Standards Organisation, July 1, 2019. Read
IBPA Anti-Harassment Policy. Independent Book Publishers Association. Read
Publishing Policy – Smashing Magazine, Every article has to provide value and tangible insights and so it’s thoroughly reviewed by at one of our editors or external reviewers before it gets published. Not every article survives the process. (vf), (il) Version 1.9 — November 2017. Read
Procedures for Publishing – Outlines procedures to ensure the ready availability and efficient, cost-effective publication of your communications products, Government of Canada. Read
Racial Equity Tools. Center for Assessment and Policy Development, MP Associates, World Trust Educational Services. Visit Site
Smith, Charles C. “Equity Now for Today and Tomorrow: Transforming the Writers’ Union of Canada.” Read
Toxicity Prevention. Room Magazine, Growing Room Festival. Visit Site
We believe in R-E-S-P-E-C-T, and we expect you to, too. Respectful Workplace Statement of Commitment. Invisible Publishing. Read
Workplace Harassment and Violence. Cultural Human Resources Council, 2019. Read
Workplace Violence and Harassment. Ontario Ministry of Labour, May 2018. Read
Grants for Canadian Publishers & magazines – Call for Application Cultural and Scientific Services French Embassy in Canada. Application
CMA Code of Ethics & Standards of Practice: Compulsory Professional Framework For Marketing Self Regulation. Canadian Marketing Association. Compulsory for members and as such is a comprehensive regulatory framework governing members’ conduct, Read.
COPE : Committee on Publication Ethics. Code of conduct and best practice guidelines for journal editors. The Best Practice Guidelines are more aspirational and were developed in response to requests from editors for guidance about a wide range of increasingly complex ethical issues. Read.
ESDC Code of conduct: Employment and Social Development Canada. This includes values and expected behaviors, avenues for resolution, conflict of interest, and post-employment. Read.
Journalistic practices and Principles, editorial code of conduct. Globe and Mail. Unless all employees strive for the highest standards of journalistic integrity, we cannot hope to sustain the trust we have inspired in our readers for generations, Read
Library and Archives Canada, Code of Conduct: Values and Ethics: LAC Code of Conduct: Values and Ethics together. The Code describes the values we adhere to as public servants, the leadership we demonstrate every day, Read.