Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Becoming Agents of Community Resilience

                      Click on the image above to view the article that Susan Yowell and Dan Wilson wrote about roles for libraries and people that work for libraries in supporting community … Continue reading

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Disaster Summit: Magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest

Eight days until the next NN/LM EP&R Summit … Disaster Summit: Magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest Tuesday, March 26, 2013 What would you do in the event of a major earthquake in the Pacific Northwest? With whom … Continue reading

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NLM’s Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC)

Here are some of the disaster information outlets offered by DIMRC: The National Library of Medicine(NLM) Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) provides tools & resources around disaster medicine & public health. For daily news bytes, follow DIMRC on twitter … Continue reading

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Bed Bugs and Libraries

Thanks to Charniel McDaniels, Network Coordinator at GMR, for notifying us of this issue … Looks like bed bugs have impacted library collections and services. In 2009, 31 rare books, infected with bed bugs, had to be destroyed after they … Continue reading

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