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Preservation Department
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University of Hawai´i
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Honolulu, Hawai´i 96822
Phone:(808) 956-6623

Preservation Department


Disaster Response

Planning & Recovery

American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC), "Emergency: If you're first…",

Brown, Karen E., "Worksheet for Outlining a Disaster Plan," NEDCC Technical Leaflet,

"Emergency Salvage of Wet Books and Records," NEDCC Technical Leaflet,

Dartmouth College Library, Preservation Services, "Air Drying Method" A Simple Book Repair Manual,

Lyrasis, "Writing a Disaster Plan," last accessed November 2014,

Paktkus, Beth Lindblom, "Disaster Planning," NEDCC Technical Leaflet,

Tremain, David, "Notes on Emergency Drying of Coated Papers Damaged by Water,"

Walsh, Betty, "Salvage at a Glance," Western Association of Art Conservation, 1997,

Walsh, Betty, "Salvage Operations for Water Damaged Archival Collections" WAAC Newsletter, May 1988,

Walsh, Betty, "Salvage Operations for Water Damaged Archival Collections: A Second Glance" WAAC Newsletter, May 1997,

Waters, Peter, "Procedures for Salvage of Water Damaged Library Materials," July 1993,

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