Disaster Planning for Special Libraries

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  • Author : Guy Robertson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 320 pages
  • ISBN : 0081010508
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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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

Disaster Planning for Libraries

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

Library as Safe Haven

Library as Safe Haven
  • Author : Deborah D. Halsted,Shari C. Clifton,Daniel T. Wilson
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 08 December 2021
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Libraries have always played a special role in times of disaster by continuing to provide crucial information and services. The Stafford Act of 2011, a federal government directive, designates libraries as among the temporary facilities delivering essential services, making a Continuity of Operations Plan imperative for libraries. Peppered with informative first-person narratives from librarians recounting emergency situations, Halsted, Clifton, and Wilson cover such topics as: An eight-step approach to developing a risk assessment planHow to draft a one-page service continuity planInformation

Emergency Preparedness for Libraries

Emergency Preparedness for Libraries
  • Author : Julie Todaro
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • 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

Robertson on Library Security and Disaster Planning

Robertson on Library Security and Disaster Planning
  • Author : Guy Robertson
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 29 January 2016
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Robertson on Library Security and Disaster Planning presents a collection of highly-cited, author published articles on security and disaster planning for libraries. The book represents the only place where these articles are compiled, making it a go-to volume for practitioners. It includes topics covering all aspects of preparation and response, along with articles drawn from library journals, including Feliciter, Canadian Insurance, Disaster Recovery Journal, and Canadian Bookseller. The book represents a wealth of the author's experience and expertise garnered during

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 : 08 December 1988
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Preparado para el Programa General de Informacion y el Unisist.

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.

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 : Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press ; Toronto, Ont. : Canadian Archives Foundation
  • Release : 08 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 Recovery for Archives Libraries and Records Management Systems in Australia and New Zealand

Disaster Recovery for Archives  Libraries and Records Management Systems in Australia and New Zealand
  • Author : Judith Doig
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 28 February 1997
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Floods, fires or earthquakes can cause critical damage to books and to records. A recovery effort which is well-intentioned but ill-informed or hasty may make the damage far worse. What should be done? What should not be done? This is the first book on disaster recovery specifically tailored for the Australasian market. The book discusses factors which should be considered by managers before setting up a disaster recovery plan, including prevention and insurance. It covers, in detail, the content and

World Guide to Library Archive and Information Science Associations

World Guide to Library  Archive  and Information Science Associations
  • Author : Marko Schweizer
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release : 01 January 2005
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Das Handbuch informiert über Verbände, die in den Bereichen Bibliothekswesen, Dokumentation, Informationswissenschaft und Archivwesen wirken. Die zweite, vollständig überarbeitete und stark erweiterte Ausgabe umfasst 633 ausführliche und aktuelle Einträge aus über 130 Ländern. Mehr als 170 neue Einträge dokumentieren die neuesten Trends und Entwicklungen in diesem Bereich. Im ersten Teil werden die international tätigen Verbände in alphabetischer Reihenfolge aufgeführt, der zweite Teil listet die nationalen Verbände nach Ländern und darin alphabetisch sortiert