Here are several web resources. Some may link to duplicative sites because they cover some of the same information. 

DISASTER PREPAREDNESS WEBSITES:

National Heritage Responders – formerly the American Institute for Conservation – Collections Emergency Response Team (AIC-CERT) – responds to the needs of cultural institutions during emergencies and disasters through coordinated efforts with first responders, state agencies, vendors and the public. Volunteers can provide advice and referrals by phone at the number. Need assistance now due to a disaster?Call NHR 202.661.8068, available 24/7.:  National Heritage Responders

Council of State Archivists (COSA) – Emergency preparedness is critical for archives and records centers.  CoSA’s self-directed online courses help state archives and other institutional users continue improvement of their preparedness and training programs.: COSA Emergency Preparedness

Arts Ready, an online emergency preparedness service by and for arts/cultural nonprofits, provides arts organizations with customized business continuity plans for post-crisis sustainability. https://www.artsready.org/

American Alliance of Museums – Developing a Disaster Preparedness/Response Plan policy guidelines: AAM Reference Guide

RECOVERY OF WET COLLECTIONS WEB RESOURCES

AIC Disaster Recovery several resources on one page: AIC resources

National Park Service, Conserveogram for Salvage at a Glance Paper-Based Collections: NPS Conservogram PDF

National Park Service, Conserveogram for Salvage at a Glance Non-Paper based Archival Collections: NPS Conserveogram Non-Paper Based PDF

Film Collections: First Aid for Water Damaged Film National Film and Sound Archive of Australia: NFSA Film First Aid

National Film and Sound Archive Australia’s Living Archive: Collection Emergency Management and Response Plan

National Film and Sound Archive Australia’s Living Archive: Fire Affected Video Tapes PDF

Disaster Recovery of Tapes in Flooded Areas AMIA: Recovery of Film in a flooded or wet area PDF

National Park Service Conservogram for Object Collections:  NPS Object Collections Conservogram

North East Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) Preservation Leaflet Series, Emergency Management: NEDCC Leaflet Series

RECOVERY OF WET COLLECTIONS – VIDEOS

American Institute for Conservation (AIC) Recordings of webinars on salvage:  AIC Library of Conservation and Salvage Video Recordings

Field Guide for Emergency Response Series on Collections salvage:  Field Guide Series 16 YouTube Videos

Greater Western Library Alliance Preservation Workshop Hands-on salvage of coated paper: GWLA Workshop on Interleaving Wet Coated Paper

Preserve Australia Salvage videos by conservators: Preserve Australia 8 Salvage Instructional Videos

Australian National Film and Sound Archives – Mick Newnham video for Washing and Handling Wet Film: Mick Newnham Instructional Video

The University of Delaware How to restore flood-damaged photos:  University of Delaware Instructional Video

Zentrum für Bucherhaltung GmbH (ZFB) A representative from a paper preservation company in Leipzig, Germany explains vacuum freeze-drying: Video on Vacuum Freeze Drying

Archives Society of Alberta: Handling Wet Paper: Handling Wet Paper

Archives Society of Alberta: Packing Wet Records: Packing Wet Records

Archives Society of Alberta: Drying Wet Records: Drying Wet Records

FUNDING RESOURCES

Society of American Archivists Disaster Response and Recovery Resources: SAA Disaster Relief and Recovery

Historic Structures: National Park Service: Disaster Recovery Grants

ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS:

American Industrial Hygiene Association Health and Safety Issues In Natural Disasters: AIHA Health and Safety Issues in a Natural Disaster

EPA Guide to Mold Mediation: EPA Guide to Mold Remediation in Institutional Buildings

Institutional Pests and Pest Problems – Museum Pests: http://museumpests.net/

ATLANTA METRO EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT CONTACTS

Atlanta-Fulton County Emergency Management Agency (AFCEMA)
130 Peachtree St. S.W.
Suite G-157 P-Level
Atlanta, GA 30303
Matthew Kallmyer, Director, matthew.kallmyer@fultoncountyga.gov
404-612-5660
http://www.fultoncountyga.gov/afcema
https://twitter.com/afcema
https://www.facebook.com/AFCEMA/

DeKalb County Emergency Management Agency (DEMA)
1300 Commerce Drive
Decatur, GA 30030
Susan V. Loeffler, Director, svloeffl@dekalbcountyga.gov
770-270-0413
https://www.dekalbcountyga.gov/dema/dekalb-emergency-management-agency
https://twitter.com/DeKalbCountyEMA
https://www.facebook.com/DekalbCountyEMA/

Clayton County Office of Emergency Management/Homeland Security
(Clayton County Fire & Emergency Services)
7810 Highway 85
Riverdale GA. 30274
770-473-7833
http://www.ccfes.org/about/organization/emergency-management-agency/
https://twitter.com/ClaytonOEM
https://www.facebook.com/ClaytonCountyOfficeOfEMA/

Gwinnett County Office of Emergency Management
408 Hurricane Shoals Road
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Fire Chief Russell Knick, Department Director, Russell.Knick@gwinnettcounty.com
678-518-4801
https://www.gwinnettcounty.com/web/gwinnett/departments/police/emergencymanagement
https://twitter.com/GwinnettSO

Cobb County Emergency Management Agency
140 North Marietta Pkwy
Marietta, GA 30060
Cassie Mazloom, Director
770-499-4567
https://www.cobbcounty.org/public-safety/emergency-management
https://twitter.com/cobbcountygovt
https://www.facebook.com/cobbfire/

Fayette County Fire/EMS/Emergency Management
140 W. Stonewall Ave., Suite 214
Fayetteville, GA 30214
770-305-5414
Captain Mike Singleton, Director, 770-305-5169
David Scarbrough, Fire Chief, davids@fayettecountyga.gov
https://www.fayettecountyga.gov/fire_ems/
https://www.facebook.com/Fayette-County-Department-of-Fire-and-Emergency-Services-221009241581518/

Henry County Government Emergency Management & 911 Communications
526 Industrial Blvd.
McDonough, GA 30253
770-957-9121
Don Ash, Director, dash@co.henry.ga.us
http://www.co.henry.ga.us/Departments/Public-Safety-Emergency-Services/E-911
https://twitter.com/HenryCoFireDept
https://twitter.com/HenryCounty
https://www.facebook.com/HenryCountyBOC/

Rockdale Emergency Management Agency
1496 Rockbridge Road NW
Conyers, GA  30012
Chief Dan Morgan, Director, dan.morgan@rockdalecountyga.gov
770-278-8401
Bill Cate, GA-ACEM, Deputy Director, bill.cate@rockdalecountyga.gov
770-278-8401
https://rockdalecountyga.gov/about/company-history/county-departments/fire-rescue/10316-2/
https://www.facebook.com/RockdaleEMA/
https://twitter.com/RockdaleEMA

Paulding County Emergency Management Agency
240 Constitution Blvd.
Dallas, GA 30132  
770-443-7500
Stephen Dooley, EMA Coordinator, Stephen.Dooley@paulding.gov
678-383-3421
https://www.paulding.gov/65/Emergency-Management
https://www.facebook.com/pg/PauldingCoFireRescue
https://www.facebook.com/paulding911/
https://twitter.com/Paulding911

Douglas County Emergency Management
8480 Earl D. Lee Blvd.
Douglasville, Georgia 30134
770-949-3007
Jason Milhollin, Director, jmilhollin@co.douglas.ga.us
http://www.celebratedouglascounty.com/view/departments/view_dept/&cdept=306&department=Emergency%20Management

Cherokee County Emergency Management
150 Chattin Drive
Canton, GA 30115
678.493.4001
Renee Cornelison, Emergency Management Director, rcornelison@cherokeega.com
https://www.cherokeega-ema.org/
https://twitter.com/Cherokee_GA
https://www.facebook.com/CherokeeEMA/

Newton County Emergency Management Agency (NCEMA)
8134 Geiger Street, Suite 10
Covington, GA 30014
770-784-2127
https://www.co.newton.ga.us/247/Emergency-Management-Agency
https://www.facebook.com/NewtonSheriffGA/
https://twitter.com/NewtonCounty

Walton County
https://www.waltoncountyga.gov/
https://www.waltoncountyga.gov/526/Community-Notifications
https://www.facebook.com/Walton-County-GA-Sheriffs-Office-1650011495220852/

Barrow County Emergency Services Department (BCES)
Fire Station Headquarters
222 Pleasant Hill Church Road, NE
Winder, GA 30680
Alan Shuman, Emergency Services Director, 770-307-2987 ext. 3405, ashuman@barrowga.org
http://www.barrowga.org/departments/emergency-services.aspx
https://www.facebook.com/Barrow-County-Emergency-Services-230247247012720/

Hall County Emergency Management Agency (EMA)
470 Crescent Drive
P.O. Box 907730
Gainesville, GA 30501
770-531-6838
Casey Ramsey, Interim EMA Director, cramsey@hallcounty.org
https://www.hallcounty.org/454/Emergency-Management-Agency-EMA
https://www.facebook.com/hallcountyema/
https://twitter.com/hallcountyema

Forsyth County Emergency Management Agency
3520 Settingdown Rd
Cumming, GA 30028
770-205-5674
Chris Grimes, Director
https://www.forsythco.com/Departments-Offices/Emergency-Management-Agency
https://www.facebook.com/ForsythCountyGovernment/
https://twitter.com/ForsythCountySO
https://twitter.com/fcfd911comm

Bartow County Emergency Management Agency
10 Elizabeth Street
Cartersville, GA  30120
770-387-5089
Craig Millsap, EMA Director, millsapc@bartowga.org
http://www.bartowga.org/departments/ema/index.php
https://www.facebook.com/BartowNewsandEmergencies/
https://twitter.com/BCSOGA

Carroll County Emergency Management Agency
Sheriff’s Office
896 Newnan Road
Carrollton, GA 30117
770-830-5882
Tim Padgett, Director of Emergency Management, tpadgett@carrollsherrif.com
https://www.carrollcountyga.com/152/Preparedness
https://www.facebook.com/CarrollGAEMA/
https://twitter.com/CarrollGA_EMA

Coweta County Emergency Management Agency
195 International Park
Newnan, GA 30265
770-254-2650
Jay Jones, Director, jjones@coweta.ga.us
https://www.coweta.ga.us/government/departments-a-e/emergency-management
https://www.facebook.com/cowetacounty/
https://www.facebook.com/CowetaCoSheriff/
https://twitter.com/CowetaEMA

Spalding County Homeland Security & Emergency Management
119 E. Solomon Street
Griffin, Georgia 30223
Glenn Polk, Deputy Chief, gpolk@spaldingcounty.com Jamie Clark, Deputy Chief (Operations), jclark@spaldingcounty.com
http://www.spaldingcounty.com/homeland_security_ema.php
https://www.facebook.com/spaldingsheriff/
https://twitter.com/SpaldingCoBOC

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