Resources for Disaster Recovery

As we all recover from the effects of storm Sandy, we are spreading the word about advice hotlines and grants for salvaging public records and cultural heritage materials affected by the storm.  Below are links and pointers to regional orgs:

Disaster Assistance Hotline (Northeast Document Conservation Center)

Grants and Funding (CT Coordinated Statewide Emergency Preparedness)

Disaster Planning and Recovery for Libraries, Historical Societies and Home  Collections (Connecticut State Library)

Disaster Recovery Resources and Grants (Metropolitan New York Library Council)

Disaster Relief Fund (Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives)

Hurrican Sandy Resources (American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works)

National Disaster Recovery Fund (Society of American Archivists)

Melissa Watterworth Batt, Curator of Literary, Natural History and Rare Books Collections

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