Trial by fire, water, and soot : Kansas State University's collection disaster plan dissected and what you can learn from our disaster

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dc.contributor.author Turvey-Welch, Michelle R.
dc.contributor.author Talbot, Kathryn
dc.date.accessioned 2018-10-25T04:08:49Z
dc.date.available 2018-10-25T04:08:49Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/39227
dc.description.abstract How would your collection disaster plan fare in a large-scale disaster event? Do you have a plan? Are the major players aware of the plan and their role? In May 2018, Kansas State University's Hale Library experienced a fire which resulted in soot and water damage to all collections. Scale of damage varied widely by location in the building. Come to hear how our disaster plan worked, what we would do again, what we would change and refine moving forward, and how our plan was applied in a large-scale library collection disaster event. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.subject Libraries en_US
dc.subject Collection disasters en_US
dc.subject Emergency management en_US
dc.subject Library buildings en_US
dc.subject Preservation en_US
dc.subject.LCSH Library buildings--Safety measures--Handbooks, manuals, etc. en_US
dc.subject.LCSH Library materials--Conservation and restoration--Handbooks, manuals, etc. en_US
dc.subject.LCSH Emergency management--Handbooks, manuals, etc. en_US
dc.title Trial by fire, water, and soot : Kansas State University's collection disaster plan dissected and what you can learn from our disaster en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 2018 en_US
dc.description.conference Kansas Library Association/Mountain Plains Library Association (2018 : Wichita, Kan.) en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid mturvey en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid ktalbot en_US


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