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Shelby Hintze Jepperson  | Published on 8/30/2018


Disaster Information Management Research Center

National Library of Medicine | National Institutes of Health

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WHEN: Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 1:30pm ET

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE:  This Disaster Information Specialist monthly webinar is free and open to everyone – please spread the word and invite others in your organizations, send to your email lists, and post to your social media accounts. No registration is required.

TOPIC:  Planning for Disaster: Partnerships Ensure Continuity of Operations

This presentation will describe steps that libraries can take to develop Continuity of Operations plans to deal with the new reality in disaster preparedness. The development and maintenance of real life collaboration between two military libraries, one federal library, and one local hospital library will be explored in the discussion.


Siobhan Champ-Blackwell, Librarian, National Library of Medicine Robin Taylor, Librarian/Contractor, ICF/National Library of Medicine Ann Holman, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center


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