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Author Kahn, Miriam (Miriam B.)

Title Protecting your library's digital sources : the essential guide to planning and preservation / Miriam B. Kahn.

Imprint Chicago : American Library Association, 2004.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Reference    R 025.82 KAH    Available
Description xiii, 104 p. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 93-99) and index.
Contents Preventing common causes of loss -- Planning for the worst : loss of computer operations -- Basic considerations in disaster response planning -- Disaster response planning -- Disaster response : when everything goes wrong -- Disaster response planning for hardware and physical storage media -- Protecting data for long-term retention -- Decision-making for today and tomorrow -- The future : organizations involved with the study of the preservation of electronic records -- Checklists.
Subject Libraries -- Safety measures.
Archives -- Safety measures.
Library information networks -- Security measures.
Electronic records -- Conservation and restoration.
Emergency management -- Planning.
Computer security.
Data protection.
Electronic data processing -- Backup processing alternatives.
ISBN 083890873X (pbk. : alk. paper) : $40.00

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