January 19, 2022

Blog Post: “Recovering and Rebuilding after a Hurricane — What Librarians Learned from Hurricane Katrina”

From the EBSCOpost Blog:

As Hurricane Harvey bore down on Texas and Irma lined itself up to hit the Caribbean and Florida, we reached out to the staff at the New Orleans Public Library and asked them to answer some questions about recovering from Katrina, and pass on some words of wisdom about disaster recovery. Now that Hurricane Maria has taken its toll on the Caribbean, we hope these thoughts provide some guidance to librarians affected by the 2017 hurricanes and some support for the long road ahead.

Read the Complete Blog Post (approx. 1900 words)

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.