Emergency Management - General
 

Department of the Interior
  Emergency Management Plan Template
  Emergency Contact List Template
  Museum Emergency Salvage Box supply list
  Protection 101: Safeguarding DOI Museum Collections (DOI Learn training course)

National Park Service "Salvage at a Glance"
  Salvage Of Water-Damaged Collections, Introduction
    Part I: Paper Based Collections
    Part II: Non-Paper Based Archival Collections
    Part III: Object Collections
    Part IV: Natural History Collections
    Part V: Textiles

Emergency Planning Resources

American Alliance of Museums
  Developing a Disaster Preparedness/Emergency Response Plan

Balboa Art Conservation Center
  Guide to Emergency Preparedness Resources

Canadian Conservation Institute
  CCI Notes
  Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts

The Getty Conservation Institute
  Building an Emergency Plan: A Guide for Museums and other Cultural Institutions

Heritage Preservation
  Resources for Emergency Planning and Preparedness
  Heritage Emergency National Task Force

International Council of Museums (ICOM)
   ICOM Handbook on Emergency Procedures

Northeast Document Conservation Center
   Preservation Leaflets

Emergency Management by Disaster Type

Earthquakes

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
The Great ShakeOut
Southern California Earthquake Center's Earthquake Safety Flyer: Drop-Cover-Hold On
USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
 

Fire

Department of the Interior
  411 DM, I.11 “Fire Protection and Security

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  NFPA 101: Life Safety Code
  NFPA 909: Code for the Protection of Cultural Resource Properties-Museums, Libraries, and Places of Worship

National Park Service
  Museum Handbook, I.9 “Museum Collections Security and Fire Protection

Seattle Fire Department
  Fire Extinguisher Use
 

Floods

FEMA Floodsmart Program
National Weather Service (NWS)
NWS safety publications
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Flood Risk Management Program
 

Hurricanes

FEMA Hurricane safety
National Hurricane Center
NOAA Tropical Cyclone Preparedness Guide

 

Security

ASIS International
  Suggested Practices for Museum Collections Space Security

INTERPOL
  Stolen Works of Art

Mike Osborn, Fish and Wildlife Service
  Abstract on Scientific Smuggling

National Park Service
  Conserve-O-Grams (Refer especially to 2. Security, Fire, and Curatorial Safety)

The Urban Institute Justice Policy Center
  Preventing Vandalism
 

Spills

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
 

Tornadoes

American Red Cross
FEMA
NWS
NWS tornado maps
 

Tsunamis

U.S. Government Tsunami Information
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
International Tsunami Information Center
USGS Pacific Coastal & Marine Science Center
 

Volcanoes

USGS Volcano Hazards Program
 

Emergency Management Training: Non-DOI

Balboa Art Conservation Center

Conservation Center for Art and Historic Artifacts:

FEMA Emergency Management Institute:

Library of Congress
  Emergency Training Scenario I
  Emergency Training Scenario II

Northeast Document Conservation Center

Northern States Conservation Center

Western States and Territories Preservation Assistance Service (WESTPAS)