robertson on library security and disaster planning

Robertson On Library Security And Disaster Planning
Author: Guy Robertson
Publisher: Chandos Publishing
Release Date: 2016-01-29
Pages: 156
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Robertson on Library Security and Disaster Planning presents a collection of highly-cited, author published articles on security and disaster planning for libraries. The book represents the only place where these articles are compiled, making it a go-to volume for practitioners. It includes topics covering all aspects of preparation and response, along with articles drawn from library journals, including Feliciter, Canadian Insurance, Disaster Recovery Journal, and Canadian Bookseller. The book represents a wealth of the author's experience and expertise garnered during a distinguished career working with significant institutions on both their current security problems and their plans for future security. Offers a unique and valuable collection of the author's articles on library security and disaster planning Accompanies, and complements, Disaster Planning for Libraries, a second title by the author Presents a range of security and disaster planning topics in an accessible, narrative style Represents the only resource that contains such a broad range of security and disaster planning topics

Disaster Planning For Libraries
Author: Guy Robertson
Publisher: Elsevier
Release Date: 2014-12-09
Pages: 232
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Libraries are constantly at risk. Every day, many libraries and their collections are damaged by fire, flooding, high winds, power outages, and criminal behaviour. Every library needs a plan to protect its staff, sites and collections, including yours. Disaster Planning for Libraries provides a practical guide to developing a comprehensive plan for any library. Twelve chapters cover essential areas of plan development; these include an overview of the risks faced by libraries, disaster preparedness and responding to disasters, resuming operations after a disaster and assessing damage, declaring disaster and managing a crisis, cleaning up and management after a disaster and normalizing relations, staff training, testing disaster plans, and the in-house planning champion. Provides a practical approach to developing a comprehensive plan for any library, big or small Supplements technical information with interviews and case studies Includes appendices covering pandemic management, moisture control, and library security

Disaster Planning For Special Libraries
Author: Guy Robertson
Publisher: Chandos Publishing
Release Date: 2020-12-01
Pages: 320
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Disaster Planning for Special Libraries contains a guide for developing and maintaining disaster plans for small special libraries and related work units. This volume serves as a reference resource, not only for people who have never considered the disaster planning process, but also for experienced planners interested in a variety of approaches to different aspects of planning. The author discusses the role of the special librarian in the planning process and considers the relationship between special libraries and their host organizations. He emphasizes the importance of coordinating a special library’s plan with any in place for its host organization, and encourages librarians to demonstrate their planning skills for organization-wide benefits. Early chapters summarize the initial phases of the planning process, which include preparedness and response measures. Subsequent chapters cover the assessment of damage to special library facilities and assets, the implications of declaring a disaster, the development of strategic alliances with key suppliers, orientation and training, succession planning, operational resumption, the normalization of library operations, and auditing a disaster plan. The concluding chapter discusses concerns that special librarians might have with regard to the future and its risks. Appendices include examples of a risk assessment and analysis and a risk mitigation program, a strike and protest plan, an emergency equipment inspection and audit report, a pandemic management program, and disaster response manager’s kit. • Presents essential information in an accessible manner • Considers the disaster-related needs and experiences of special library personnel • Discusses a variety of risks to special libraries in different kinds of physical locations • Offers different approaches to a broad range of disaster planning topics in special libraries • Provides examples of essential planning documentation

The Preservation Management Handbook
Author: Douglas Ross Harvey
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Release Date: 2020
Pages: 390
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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"Museum curators, museum professionals, archivists and librarians from small local history museums to world-famous art and natural history collections, must deploy their specialized knowledge to prioritize the needs of their collections. This revised volume has a wide range of topic-specific expertise that comprises both an enduring text for preservation students as well as an essential one-stop reference for cultural heritage professionals where resources are limited and professional help is not always at hand"--

Fundamentals Of Collection Development And Management  Fourth Edition
Author: Peggy Johnson
Publisher: American Library Association
Release Date: 2018-07-23
Pages: 432
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Technical Services Quarterly declared that the third edition “must now be considered the essential textbook for collection development and management … the first place to go for reliable and informative advice." For the fourth edition expert instructor and librarian Johnson has revised and freshened this resource to ensure its timeliness and continued excellence. Each chapter offers complete coverage of one aspect of collection development and management, including numerous suggestions for further reading and narrative case studies exploring the issues. Thorough consideration is given to traditional management topics such as organization of the collection, weeding, staffing, and policymaking;cooperative collection development and management;licenses, negotiation, contracts, maintaining productive relationships with vendors and publishers, and other important purchasing and budgeting topics;important issues such as the ways that changes in information delivery and access technologies continue to reshape the discipline, the evolving needs and expectations of library users, and new roles for subject specialists, all illustrated using updated examples and data; andmarketing, liaison activities, and outreach. As a comprehensive introduction for LIS students, a primer for experienced librarians with new collection development and management responsibilities, and a handy reference resource for practitioners as they go about their day-to-day work, the value and usefulness of this book remain unequaled.

Front Line Librarianship
Author: Guy Robertson
Publisher: Woodhead Publishing
Release Date: 2018-11-28
Pages: 297
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Front-Line Librarianship: Life on the Job for Librarians presents a diverse range of observations, viewpoints and useful commentary on the current workplace experiences of librarians and their associates. The book's author presents an unrivalled portrait of front-line librarianship that is based upon his unique experience and voice. Chapters consider workplace matters, the fate of hardcopy books, speechmaking at conferences, the effects of recessions on libraries, continuing education, and corporate gift-giving programs. This book will make an excellent and useful addition to library collections in library science. Tells stories and presents interviews, bringing color and texture to library experience Shows librarianship from the perspective of a long-term practitioner Gives different approaches to a great range of real-life workplace issues

Unofficial Wisdom
Author: Guy Robertson
Publisher:
Release Date: 2009
Pages: 206
ISBN:
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Disaster Planning
Author: Deborah D. Halsted
Publisher: Neal Schuman Pub
Release Date: 2005
Pages: 267
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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A how-to-to-it manual for librarians with planning templates on CD-ROM.

B C L A Reporter
Author: British Columbia Library Association
Publisher:
Release Date: 1993
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South African Journal Of Library And Information Science
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Release Date: 2006
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Disaster Recovery World
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Release Date: 1998
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Feliciter
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Release Date: 1997
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Catalog Of The Police Library Of The Los Angeles Public Library
Author: Los Angeles Public Library. Municipal Reference Library. Police Division
Publisher:
Release Date: 1980
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Library Literature   Information Science
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Release Date: 2008
Pages:
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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An index to library and information science literature.

Canadiana
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Release Date: 1989
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Library   Information Update
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Release Date: 2002
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Terrorism And Global Security
Author: Ann E. Robertson
Publisher: Facts on File
Release Date: 2007
Pages: 408
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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A guide to terrorism and its history, causes, and goals both in the U.S. and abroad presents case studies of different countries, provides primary source documents, discusses how to research the issue, and offers an annotated bibliography of resources.

The British National Bibliography
Author: Arthur James Wells
Publisher:
Release Date: 1996
Pages:
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Guide To Technical Services Resources
Author: Peggy Johnson
Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association
Release Date: 1994
Pages: 313
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This authoritative guide covers all areas of technical services.

Datapro Master Index
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Release Date: 1990
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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