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Disaster Response for Library Collections

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UW Disaster Procedures

Preservation staff lead the Library Collections Disaster and Salvage Teams to prepare for and recover from collections disasters.

In case of a collections disaster, follow the Library Collections Disaster Procedures [PDF] posted in your unit.


Past UW Disasters


    Disaster Planning Workshops and Disaster Assistance

    Disaster planning and recovery guidance is available from Regional Alliance for Preservation Centers for cultural heritage organizations and these additional resources.