Disaster Preparedness Award Recipients
The NN/LM SCR is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2012-2013 Disaster Preparedness Award. The purpose of this award is to assist libraries in preparing for disasters so that they can assist their communities with health information and other recovery needs after an emergency.
Recipient: Hydro Public Library, Hydro, OK
Project Title: Disaster Preparedness and Education Using Technology
Description: The Hydro Public Library and the Hydro Fire Department will partner to bring disaster education to first responders as well as implement a disaster plan using technology for communication between the department, library and community.
Recipient: Dallas Public Library, Dallas, TX
Project Title: Dallas Public Library Emergency Preparedness Planning
Description: This project will allow Dallas Public Library to develop a library and community disaster preparedness plan, including a one-shelf disaster library collection at seven branches throughout the greater Dallas area.