Disaster Preparedness and Recovery
Resources for Archives
Disaster preparedness and recovery resources from the Flood Advisory Programme providing information on disaster preparedness and preventative care.
Resources include how-to videos on disaster recovery techniques, lists of resources, guides on staff training scenarios, proper housing, digitization, and much more.
Scenarios were created for institutions to think about and practice the application of their emergency plans.
List of resources for emergency recovery assistance, emergency planning, and salvage and recovery.
Monitor extreme weather conditions in Alberta.
Retailers offering archival grade supplies for rehousing, digitizing, environmental monitoring tools, freezing, preservation, shipping materials, and display cases for exhibitions.
Tools and equipment to include in a disaster response kit.
Video resources created by the Flood Advisory Programme, demonstrating basic salvage techniques to help archivists during an emergency.
Methods of caring for smoke damaged paper-based records.
Selection, housing, handling, and digitization of records.
Resources for digitization and digital preservation.