Author Archives: Dan Wilson

Register for the NN/LM Emergency Preparedness & Response Summit for Pennsylvania Libraries

Registration is now open for the November 4th NN/LM Emergency Preparedness & Response Summit for Pennsylvania Libraries at the Penn Stater in State College, PA.  Here is how the day is shaping up: Welcome from State Library – Stacey Aldrich, … Continue reading

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NN/LM EP&R Summit Coming to Frederick County, Maryland

The next NN/LM EP&R Summit will be held on Thursday, September 18th, at the C. Burr Artz Public Library in Frederick, Maryland.  The morning session will feature a panel discussion with Seamus Mooney, Director of the Frederick County Department of … Continue reading

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Take the Library Disaster Readiness Test

On a sheet of paper, give yourself a tick mark for each time you answer Yes to one the 15 elements of a library at a state of disaster readiness listed below.  Add up your score.  Most libraries will score … Continue reading

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Responding to Sudden Events: Keep it Simple

What sudden events can happen at your library?  Can you and your staff respond to them without needing to look up the response?  Take a look at these easy-to-remember responses and then contact your local law enforcement officials to see … Continue reading

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