Disaster Resources

A primer on Disaster Preparedness Management and Response: Paper-based Materials. A collection of reprints from a variety of sources.

Information about disaster preparedness and recovery. Topics include first response, salvaging collections, local suppliers and service providers, creating an individual disaster plan, preparedness activities, and a bibliography.

Information about the NFPA, its departments, publications, seminars, and educational programs. The mission of the NFPA is to reduce the burden of fire on the quality of life by advocating for scientifically-based research and education about fire safety issues.

This document explains salvage of a number of different types of media affected by water through a flood or other type of disaster.

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Robert Favini, Head of Library Advisory and Development
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