Disaster Planning for Libraries

Libraries are constantly at risk. Every day, many libraries and their collections are damaged by fire, flooding, high winds, power outages, and criminal behaviour. Every library needs a plan to protect its staff, sites and collections, including yours. Disaster Planning for Libraries provides a practical guide to developing a comprehensive plan for any library. Twelve chapters cover essential areas of plan development; these include an overview of the risks faced by libraries, disaster preparedness and responding to disasters, resuming operations after a disaster and assessing damage, declaring disaster and managing a crisis, cleaning up and management after a disaster and normalizing relations, staff training, testing disaster plans, and the in-house planning champion. Provides a practical approach to developing a comprehensive plan for any library, big or small Supplements technical information with interviews and case studies Includes appendices covering pandemic management, moisture control, and library security

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  • Author : Guy Robertson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 232 pages
  • ISBN : 1780633963
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Disaster Planning for Libraries

Disaster Planning for Libraries
  • Author : Guy Robertson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 09 December 2014
GET THIS BOOKDisaster Planning for Libraries

Libraries are constantly at risk. Every day, many libraries and their collections are damaged by fire, flooding, high winds, power outages, and criminal behaviour. Every library needs a plan to protect its staff, sites and collections, including yours. Disaster Planning for Libraries provides a practical guide to developing a comprehensive plan for any library. Twelve chapters cover essential areas of plan development; these include an overview of the risks faced by libraries, disaster preparedness and responding to disasters, resuming operations

Disaster Planning for Special Libraries

Disaster Planning for Special Libraries
  • Author : Guy Robertson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 27 November 2020
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Disaster Planning for Special Libraries contains a guide for developing and maintaining disaster plans for small special libraries and related work units. This volume serves as a reference resource, not only for people who have never considered the disaster planning process, but also for experienced planners interested in a variety of approaches to different aspects of planning. The author discusses the role of the special librarian in the planning process and considers the relationship between special libraries and their host

Library as Safe Haven

Library as Safe Haven
  • Author : Deborah D. Halsted,Shari C. Clifton,Daniel T. Wilson
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 05 August 2014
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Libraries have always played a special role in times of disaster by continuing to provide crucial information and services.

Emergency Preparedness for Libraries

Emergency Preparedness for Libraries
  • Author : Julie Todaro
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 15 May 2020
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Despite the volumes of information they contain, few libraries know how to prepare for, endure, and survive any type of disaster. This completely updated second edition of Emergency Preparedness for Libraries provides library management with a comprehensive guide to planning and executing emergency procedures. Emergency Preparedness for Libraries provides library personnel with detailed instructions for protecting staff, patrons, and the facilities themselves, including: Steps to take now, before disaster strikes People and procedures to include in an emergency/disaster action

Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives

Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives
  • Author : John Feather
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 March 2017
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Disaster planning might not seem a pressing concern - until disaster strikes. Recent events have reminded us that any collection or service may be at risk, and libraries and archives must have prevention and recovery measures in place. Written by academics and practitioners, drawing on firsthand experience and research worldwide, including Australia, Scandinavia and the USA, Disaster Management for Libraries and Archives reviews and explains the importance and scope of disaster management planning, and what can be done before, during

Emergency Planning and Response for Libraries, Archives and Museums

Emergency Planning and Response for Libraries, Archives and Museums
  • Author : Emma Dadson
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 24 August 2012
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Are you prepared? Whether you work with a special collection in a local archive or museum, in a large national library or managing records for a healthcare agency, an emergency plan is critical to your organisation’s future. Dadson draws on a decade of experience and award-winning training in this essential practical toolkit, enabling you to respond quickly and effectively to flood, fire and other emergencies. Expert advice is interwoven with cross-sectoral and international case studies drawn from high profile

Disaster Management in Archives, Libraries and Museums

Disaster Management in Archives, Libraries and Museums
  • Author : Graham Matthews,Yvonne Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 05 December 2016
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This important book assesses the current state of disaster management in archives, libraries and museums in the UK and around the world, and provides recommendations for addressing current and future threats. Following an introductory outline of the topic and terminology, the authors provide a short history of the development of disaster management in the cultural heritage sector. They illustrate a basic framework for effective disaster management by reviewing disaster control plan practice from around the world. Through examining and identify

An Ounce of Prevention

An Ounce of Prevention
  • Author : Johanna G. Wellheiser,Jude Scott,John P. Barton,Canadian Archives Foundation
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release : 03 December 2021
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An Ounce of Prevention is a comprehensive and practical guide to the process of disaster planning. This completely revised and expanded publication builds on the strengths of its award-winning predecessor. Used as a planning tool, it will help you develop strategies for effective disaster prevention and recovery.

Disaster Planning

Disaster Planning
  • Author : Deborah D. Halsted,Richard P. Jasper,Felicia M. Little
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release : 03 December 2021
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A how-to-to-it manual for librarians with planning templates on CD-ROM.

Disaster Planning

Disaster Planning
  • Author : Sally Buchanan,Toby Murray,RAMP (Program)
  • Publisher : General Information Programme and UNISIST, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • Release : 03 December 1988
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Preparado para el Programa General de Informacion y el Unisist.