Daily Archives: January 4, 2011

FEMA’s Community Preparedness Webinar Series

On Tuesday, January 11, at 2 PM EST, FEMA’s Community Preparedness Division will present the first 2011 webinar in the Community Preparedness Webinar Series:  Collaborative Planning–Engagement of the Whole Community.  The live webinar is available to the first 500 log … Continue reading

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Disaster Information Symposium March 29-30

Here’s a wonderful learning/networking opportunity for those of us who are interested in library/librarians’ roles in disaster response, particularly in communication and provision of information during and after disasters.  See the Symposium announcement at http://disaster.nlm.nih.gov/dimrc/symposium2011.html for the details, and click on … Continue reading

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Enter Winter

If you’re trapped in your car during a blizzard, what can you do to alert first responders that you need help?  The Federal Emergency Agency (FEMA) reminds us that there are many things we can do to be prepared for … Continue reading

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