Dealing with catastrophes and disasters in your library
Library history asserts that most ancient and medieval libraries have disappeared, owing to a variety of causes. War, revolution, floods, fires, and other disasters have led to the loss of numerous collections. Risk mitigation is necessary. Life safety measures are the foundation of a response plan. Resumption measures should include strategic alliances with key vendors.
Library of Alexandria
Most ancient and medieval libraries have disappeared altogether. Library history reminds us that inevitably, our cherished institutions must deteriorate ...