Category Archives: Flooding

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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State Library of Queensland (Australia)

We’ve been following the flooding at the State Library of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. Here is a map, some pictures and reports: Map: http://maps.google.com/maps?q=queensland+state+library&um=1&hl=en&biw=1366&bih=643&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=il Reports: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/in-depth/queensland-floods/deadly-wave-heads-for-brisbane/story-fn7iwx3v-1225985949229 Pictures: http://twitpic.com/3p7zbs / http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=272291&id=822662788&l=2733269ca1

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Library Flooding Pictures & Videos from University of Western Australia

Heavy rains hit Perth, Australia, on March 22nd causing extensive damage, including the Education, Fine Arts, and Architecture Library.  See the links below for pictures and video of the event. Video of water streaming into the library Pictures of the … Continue reading

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New Flood Map

Click here to interact with a great new flood map from the National Climate Data Center.  Flooding data listed by number of events and property damage.  Click on image below for additional flooding information. Christian Science Monitor article: “What’s Behind … Continue reading

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