MLA Distance Education
Survival Tips and Stories: Expanding the Library's Services in Times of Disaster
MLA's Educational Webcast
Held Wednesday, November 12, 2008, 1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m., central time
The goal of this program is to provide a basic understanding of disaster planning
and service continuity, assess the effect of disaster on health sciences library
services, and provide a basic template for disaster planning.
- understand the basics of service continuity
- recognize other services the library can offer in the event of a disaster
- understand the importance of risk assessment for your geographic area
- introduce the importance of buddy or backup libraries
For more information, contact Debra
Cavanaugh, firstname.lastname@example.org, 312.419.9094 x32.