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Title Library disaster planning and recovery handbook / edited by Camila Alire
Published New York : Neal-Schuman, [2000]


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Description xxvi, 616 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Pt. I. Managing a Disaster. 1. What do You do When it Happens to You?: Managing a Major Library Disaster. 2. Human Resources Implications in Disaster Recovery. 3. The Disaster-Recovery Process for Collections. 4. Why Can't Facilities Fix This? 5. Media Relations -- Pt. II. Public Services in Disaster Recovery. 6. Public Services: Holding Up the Storefront. 7. Circulation: When the Heart Stops Beating. 8. There is No Normal Anymore: Interlibrary Loan/Document-Delivery Services During Disaster Recovery. 9. Library Instruction During Disaster Recovery: Why is it Needed? 10. Providing Reference Services when You're Under the Weather -- Pt. III. Technical Services in Disaster Recovery. 11. It was a Dark and Stormy Night: A Technical Services Overview. 12. Data, Data, They Want the Data. 13. Technology Tales. 14. Technical Services: Business-as-Usual Under Unusual Circumstances. 15. Upstairs/Downstairs: Implementing a Processing Center for Restoring the Collection -- Pt. IV. Gifts and Donations. 16. The Fine Art of Gift Raising: An Overview. 17. The Fine Art of Gift Raising: Redesigning the Gifts Program. 18. Gift Acceptance: The Reality and the Results. 19. Gift Receipt: What to do When the Flood Gates Open -- Pt. V. Great Expectations: Restoring the Collection. 20. Expecting the Unexpected: Handling Special Projects During Disaster Recovery. 21. Great Expectations for Restoring the Collection: An Overview. 22. Shadow Dancing with Insurance: Repurchasing Books Declared a Total Loss. 23. Tools for Tracking: Data for Restoring the Collection. 24. Who's Minding the Store?: Quality Control in a Contractual Environment. 25. Buried Alive: Processing Gifts as an Option -- Pt. VI. Resource Sharing in Disaster Recovery. 26. Resource Sharing: A Requirement in Library-Disaster Recovery. 27. The Role of the Colorado Alliance of Research Libraries in Colorado State University Libraries' Disaster Recovery
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 595-600) and index
Subject Morgan Library -- Safety measures.
Pierpont Morgan Library -- Safety measures.
Library buildings -- Safety measures.
Library materials -- Conservation and restoration.
Academic libraries -- Colorado -- Fort Collins -- Safety measures.
Library materials -- Conservation and restoration -- Colorado -- Fort Collins.
Author Alire, Camila A.
LC no. 00020209
ISBN 1555703739 alkaline paper