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Emergency Information

Basic information about emergencies.

Library Emergencies

This  guide provides information to help deal with various aspects of general and collections emergencies.

In an emergency it is important to keep in mind that human safety is always the highest priority. Recovery of collections should not begin until all staff and patrons are safe.

In thinking of the four phases of emergency management -- prevention, preparedness, response, and recovery -- it is important to be aware of resources provided here which include information resources that the University provides.