Category Archives: Preparedness

Planning For the Next Service Disruption

Click on this URL (http://nnlm.gov/ep/disaster-plan-templates/) and then click on the link to the Service Continuity PReP above the photograph.  It will download in Word format to facilitate customization.

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Highest State of Readiness

Here are the elements that would be in place at a library that exhibits the highest state of readiness.  The list is based on our experience along with information we provide in our training program.  It’s likely that very few … Continue reading

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New Feature: Virtual 10-Step Approach to Service Continuity Planning

We now have a virtual 10-Step program!  The program, under 16 minutes, is broken down into an introduction and 10 individual steps, so it can be worked on as time permits.  In between some of the steps are assignments that, … Continue reading

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72-Hour Emergency Preparedness Kit & Plan

This year we are emphasizing the importance of having a 72-hour kit & plan for all library staff who are part of a service continuity team, because without a plan, staff are more likely to be focused on their needs, or their … Continue reading

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