Emergency Assistance InformationNational Hurricane Center
Contact LYRASIS at 800.999.8558
The Digital & Preservation Services Department has many resources available to help you. You can find our Disaster Resources pages at: http://bit.ly/lyrdisasterresources.
Through our work with the National Endowment for the Humanities, LYRASIS provides a variety of publications and linked resources for institutions to more fully develop an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of disaster planning and response.
Disaster Assistance provides information on who to contact in case of an emergency, signing up to be a volunteer in your region, and a list of other preservation programs that offer assistance.
Prevention and Planning provides resources on risk assessment for your building and collections, writing a disaster plan, training and cooperative planning.
Response and Recovery links resources by type of damage and material, lists services and supplies of disaster recovery, aid, and other agencies to look to for sound disaster information.
Other resources include:
National Task Force on Emergency Response
Federal Emergency Management Agency
National Hurricane Center