Daily Archives: January 13, 2011

Great Opportunity

The severe winter storm that affected (and still affecting) the Midwest, South, Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast, gave libraries in these regions a great opportunity to activate their service continuity plans. If you don’t have a plan, this is a good … Continue reading

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Update: State Library of Queensland

The latest on the flooding situation from the Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA): http://www.alia.org.au/disasterrecovery/QLDFloods.html Click on the link below for an article from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) about the flooding at the State Library of Queensland. Note that … Continue reading

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Shooter in the Vicinity

On September 28, 2010, we were all dismayed to hear about the shooter on the campus of the University of Texas at Austin.  The crisis ended with the shooter running into the Perry-Casteneda Library, where he took his own life, … Continue reading

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