Lights out! Dealing with power outages in your library
Libraries are often unprepared for power outages. During an outage, a library’s electrical systems can shut down. Library employees struggle to deal with the results, which can include inconvenience for patrons and loss of work time. Many larger libraries rely on generators for emergency power supplies. Flashlights are very useful, and can be used to direct patrons toward exits. Owing to climate change and possible grid failures, in future, librarians can expect more outages.
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