Postponing Alexandria: Dealing with Catastrophes and Disasters in Your Library

Robertson, Guy
December 2005
Feliciter;2005, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p277
The article advises librarians on how to deal with future catastrophes and disasters in their locations. It is important for librarians to analyze the possible effects of catastrophes and mitigate them. Mitigation measures involve preparing personnel and assets for all risks noted in the risk assessment. It is also crucial to motivate librarians to take life safety measures seriously. Finally, librarians should organize strategic alliances with key suppliers.


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