Disaster Planning and Response Resources

These resources are intended to provide archival repository employees with useful information about disaster planning, response, and recovery so they have somewhere to turn when an emergency strikes. While the list is not all encompassing, the links here will guide you in the right direction. The resources provided are for informational purposes only and are not meant as an endorsement by RAAC or its members. Many of the pages contain links to additional resources. Take time to explore them before an emergency happens. If your region has additional documentation to share, please email Whitney Miller

Tragedy Response Initiative Task Force (SAA): Documenting in Times of Crisis: A Resource Kit

Climate Change and Archives

Go-To List: Before and When Disaster Strikes

National Level Resources

Regional Level Resources

International Resources

Disaster Recovery Vendors

Emergency Advice Hotlines