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dPlan: The Online Disaster-Planning Tool 

04-13-2021 10:56 AM

A free online template for creating and maintaining disaster plans. "dPlan provides a template that allows museums, libraries, archives, and other cultural institutions of all sizes to develop a customized disaster preparedness and response plan."

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Document Creating / Publishing Body: Northeast Document Conservation Center (NEDCC) and Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC)

Date of Creation: 2004

Cost: free

Other Notes: dPlan is currently in the process of being upgraded to better suit the needs of its users. The upgrade began in 2018 to improve dPlan's software interface. From the dPlan website: "The funding for the improvements comes from an Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant awarded to LYRASIS for the Performing Arts Readiness project, which includes emergency preparedness workshops and consultations in addition to the online tool."

Topics: Disaster Prepardeness

Alternate / Free Version URL: Link to introductory demo:

States: Massachusetts

Date Resource Added/Modified: February 13, 2019


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