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Gunter Library, Gulf Coast Research Laboratory, University of Southern Mississippi

Joyce Shaw, a librarian at the Gunter Library in the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory at the University of Southern Mississippi in Ocean Springs, Mississippi, discusses the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the academic library in August 2005. Interview date: June … Continue reading

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Louisiana State University, School of Library and Information Sciences

Adelaide Fletcher, currently a librarian at the Denver Medical Library, Presbyterian / St. Luke’s Medical Library in Denver, Colorado and formerly a student at Louisiana State University, School of Library and Information Sciences in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, discusses her Hurricane … Continue reading

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Central Library Children’s Room, Houston Public Library, Texas

Sandy Farmer, Manager of the Central Library Children’s Room at the Houston Public Library, talks about how Hurricane Katrina affected the public library in August 2005. Interview date: June 7th, 2007 Questions: (1.) What happened in your community (i.e., what … Continue reading

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Memphis Public Library and Information Center, Tennessee

Kay Due, Manager of Public Services at the Memphis Public Library and Information Center, discusses the hurricanes that affected the library in July 2003 and August 2005. Interview date: June 6th, 2007 Questions: (1.) What happened in your community (i.e., … Continue reading

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