The Protection of the Library and Archive: An International Bibliography, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Protection of the Library and Archive

An International Bibliography, 1st Edition

By Martin Sable


196 pages

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Hardback: 9780866562461
pub: 1983-01-01
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This comprehensive international bibliography--spanning the years 1830--1983--covers over a dozen areas of concern to librarians and archivists, including earthquakes, fire, flood and water damage, warfare, vandalism, and much more. For all individuals and institutions concerned with the protection of their collections, this bibliography is an excellent source of information.

Table of Contents

Contents Introduction

  • Protection: General
  • Disaster: General
  • Earthquake
  • Electronic Detection and Security Systems
  • Fire
  • Flood and Water Damage
  • Insurance
  • Law and Legal Aspects
  • Mutilation
  • Theft and Loss
  • Theft and Loss: History
  • Vandalism
  • Warfare
  • Wind Damage: Cyclone, Hurricane, Tornado
  • Films
  • Author Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science / General