Cultural Heritage Law Internet Resources

Government and Intergovernmental Organizations

U.S. Department of State Cultural Heritage Center:

F.B.I. Art Theft Program

(UNESCO web site and source for texts of primary relevant international conventions)

1970 UNESCO Convention States Parties:

UNESCO Database of National Cultural Heritage Laws:

Private Organizations and List-Serves

The Association of Art Museum Directors:

The American Alliance of Museums:

National Cultural Heritage Law Moot Court Competition:

U.S. Committee of the Blue Shield:


Museum Security Network:
(Museum Security web site that archives articles dealing with museum issues)

Lawyers’ Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation:

World Archaeological Congress:


Art Law Blog (Donn Zaretsky):

Cultural Heritage Lawyer (Rick St. Hilaire):

Looting Matters (David Gill):

Culturegrrl (Lee Rosenbaum):

Center for Art, Museum, and Cultural Heritage Law