Disaster Response and Planning for Libraries

Disaster Response and Planning for Libraries

Book - 2012
Rate this:
Fire, water, mold, construction problems, power-outages-mishaps like these can not only bring library services to a grinding halt, but can also destroy collections and even endanger employees. Preparing for the unexpected is the foundation of a library's best response. Expert Kahn comes to the rescue with this timely update of the best step-by-step, how-to guide for preparing and responding to all types of library disasters. This completely revised third edition offers Quick and efficient guidance for creating protocols and response plans tailored to your own institution Pointers for handling all kinds of library materials when damaged The last information on preparing for technology recovery Up-to-date information on prevention equipment and materials Dozens of reproducible checklists and forms, and a comprehensive list of resources Kahn's guide gives libraries the tools they need to face any emergency, no matter the size or scope.
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association, 2012
Edition: Third edition
ISBN: 9780838911518
083891151X
Branch Call Number: 025.82 KAH NVD
Characteristics: xvii, 158 pages ; 28 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at NVDPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top