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Links for Disaster Prevention &

Emergency Planning

Assistance for businesses & families drying & Restoration companies Publications Library & Archives Groups

Organizations that offer

help and assistance to businesses and families

FEMA - DISASTER RESPONSE www.disasterassistance.gov
FEMA - Recover & Rebuild http://www.fema.gov/rebuild/index.shtm
FEMA - Response Plans http://www.fema.gov/government/response.shtm
Heritage Preservation - disaster response www.heritagepreservation.org
Red Cross - www.redcross.org/

Companies for hire to dry your building and contents

BMS-Cat www.bmscat.com
Belfor USA (formerly DRS and Document Reprocessors) http://www.us.belfor.com/

Polygon (formerly Munters Moisture Control Services


ServPro - cleaning and building drying www.servpro.com
Sungard - for disaster response for your computers and data http://www.sungardas.com/Pages/default.aspx

Publications and organizations to consult

The Disaster Mitigation Planning Assistance Website (Michigan State University Libraries, Center for Great Lakes Culture & California Preservation Program) matrix.msu.edu/~disaster/index.php
Floods: The Awesome Power (NOAA) www.weather.gov/om/brochures/Floodsbrochure_9_04_low.pdf
AIC - American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artist Works aic.stanford.edu and http://conservation-us.org
Historic Preservation

Emergency Response & Salvage Wheel


The App: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ers-emergency-response-salvage/id513081280?mt=8

British Library Preservation Advisory Centre publications Leaflets on Mold, Pests, and Salvage: 

British Library Preservation Advisory Centre Disaster / Emergency Management http://www.bl.uk/blpac/disaster.html
Canadian Conservation Institute www.cci-icc.gc.ca
Conservation Center for Art and Historical Artifacts www.ccaha.org
Mid-Atlantic resource guide for preparedness (PDF) www.ccaha.org/publications/emergency-resource-guide
Library of Congress Preservation Initiative - Emergency Preparedness http://www.loc.gov/preserv/emergprep/prepare.html
Risk Management / Insurance http://www.loc.gov/preservation/emergprep/insurancemain.html
LOC / Federal Library Network - Disaster Preparedness Working Group http://www.loc.gov/flicc/about/FLICC_WGs/diasterprepwg.html
Disaster Recovery Journal www.drj.com
California Preservation Program http://calpreservation.org/cpp/
Unitrends - online backup systems and data protection  http://www.unitrends.com
Unitrends - white papers about data protection http://www.unitrends.com/resources/whitepapers.html
Protext - supplies for libraries & businesses www.protext.net
Artifax - Zorbix and Vacme - products to dry small quantities of books


Contingency Planning & Management http://www.contingencyplanning.com/
National Park Service www.cr.nps.gov/museum/publications/primer/primintro.html
Crisis Management International cmiatl.com/index.html
Indoor Environmental Standards Organization www.iestandards.org

Library and Archives Groups with Disaster Response Information

Image Permanence Institute - info about film, photographs and environmental conditions www.imagepermanenceinstitute.org/shtml_sub/downloads.asp
International Centre for the Study of Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property www.iccrom.org
Northeast Document Conservation Center - Disaster Assistance


National Archives - disaster response http://www.archives.gov/preservation/disaster-response/
NARA Records Emergency Information http://www.archives.gov/preservation/records-emergency/
Conservation Online Disaster Response page http://cool.conservation-us.org/bytopic/disasters/

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Miriam Kahn, MLS, PhD 614-239-8977 (voice)
60 North Harding Road 614-579-9855 (Cell)
Columbus, OH 43209-1524 mbkcons@gmail.com

site last updated Tuesday January 28, 2014