Posted by: kansaschern | May 5, 2010

Disaster Preparedness and Planning Webinar

Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) is offering  Disaster Preparedness and Planning Webinar on Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 1 pm.  Registration is required along with a fee.

Are you prepared for a disaster to your collection? According to the Heritage Health Index Report issued by Heritage Preservation in partnership with the Institute of Museum and Library Services, 78 percent of us are not prepared, putting over 1.6 billion items at risk in our libraries in the U.S.Preparedness is of utmost importance in the event of a disaster, large or small. Learn about the fundamentals of emergency planning which include identifying key players, assessing risks, establishing collection priorities, and other preparations for protection of your collections.

FEE: Individuals: ALCTS Members: $39; Non-Members: $49 / Group Rates: ALCTS Members & Non-Members: $99 *The one-time fee includes unlimited access to the webinar recording and materials.

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