A Primer on Disaster Preparedness, Management and Response: Paper-Based Materials


Subject:
Hurricane Katrina , Librarian Specialties , Librarianship , Home & Housing , Science , Archives , Conservation & Preservation , Disaster Preparedness and Recovery , Disaster Recovery, Hurricane Katrina , Libraries, Impact On

Description:
This "handbook presents guidelines for general facilities preparation and response to a variety of events both natural (storms, floods) and man-made (hazardous material accidents)" for preserving "books, documents, and other paper-based materials." Includes recommendations for cleaning and drying flood-damaged materials, dealing with mold and mildew, and related topics. From the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).

Publisher:
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.archives.gov/preservation/emergency-prep/disaster-prep-primer.html


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