Category Archives: Emergency Response

North Carolina Health Sciences’ MAA

Representatives from NC academic health sciences libraries and hospital libraries met last month to develop an emergency response Mutual Aid Agreement.  Dan Wilson facilitated the meeting which included a table-top exercise, a discussion of different types of agreements, and the … Continue reading

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CPR for wet books

As our airconditioning systems are cranking away in the summer heat and humidity, creating condensation build-up on some interior pipes and ducts, as the 2010 hurricane season gets into full swing off the southern/southeastern coasts of the continental U.S., and … Continue reading

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Information Resources for Haitian Relief Efforts

We learned about the extraordinary efforts of the University of Miami’s Louis Calder Memorial Library of the UM School of Medicine from Mary Moore, Chair, who posted excellent information on the DIMRC listserv about how they are communicating with and meeting … Continue reading

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Emergency Access Initiative Activated

The National Library of Medicine (NLM) in partnership with members of the Professional & Scholarly Publishing division of the Association of American Publishers have announced the availability of free full-text articles from over 200 biomedical journals and over 30 select reference … Continue reading

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