Disaster planning and response resources
The following disaster planning and response resources focus on salvaging heritage materials and government records.
Be Prepared: Guidelines for Small Museums for Writing a Disaster Preparedness Plan, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials (AICCM)
Storing collections in high bushfire risk areas, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials (AICCM)
Disaster Preparation and Planning, Australian Library and Information Association
Disaster Assistance, California Preservation Program
Disaster Plans, Conservation OnLine
Building an Emergency Plan: A Guide for Museums and Other Cultural Institutions, Getty Publications Virtual Library
Conserv O Grams: Disaster Response and Recovery, National Park Service
dPlan™, Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC)
Getting Museums and Galleries Prepared for Disasters, Museums and Galleries Queensland
Bushfires…Protect Your Precious Possessions, University of Melbourne
Field Guide to Emergency Response, American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
Disaster planning and response, salvaging records after a flood or fire, salvaging and treating records affected by mould, disaster management in fire effected areas, disaster contacts, Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Materials (AICCM)
Queensland Disaster Management Alliance, Local Government Association of Queensland/Department of Emergency Services
Disaster Management website, Queensland Government
AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 Risk Management–Principles and guidelines, Standards Australia
After the Fire: Salvaging the Stores of the Department of Archaeology & Natural History, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian National University.
Art Gallery to Emergency Response Centre–Our Response to the Christchurch Earthquakes, Presented to the NSLA Disaster Preparedness Seminar by Jenny Harper, Director Christchurch Art Gallery, 21 March 2012.
Earthquakes, Compiled for Canterbury Disaster Salvage Team newsletter no. 43 after the devastation of the earthquake experienced in September 2010.
Lessons Learned: Post September 11, 2001, Report by Jennifer L Castro–Collections Manager, Marine Corps Museums Branch, National Museum of the Marine Corps.
Salvage of historic Queensland photographic collection, Article on the efforts of Queensland conservators to save the Sandy Barrie photographic and camera collection damaged during the 2011 floods in Ipswich.