American Libraries | Reopening: Not “When?” But “How?”
American Library Association - Libraries and COVID-19: Reimagining Programming during a Pandemic
Australian libraries responding to COVID-19
Checklist for re-openning your library.
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Business continuity plan and templates for entrepreneurs
(A collections of plans and templates that can easily be adapted to fit the library context)
CBC Health - Is it safe to borrow library books? Your COVID-19 questions answered
Conference Board of Canada - Capability-centred innovation in post-pandemic Canada more important than ever
Conference Board of Canada - COVID-19: Implications for Canada and the economic impact
How to Make (and Use) a Disinfectant Against CoronavirusDisenfectant Againt
New York Times article on how to disenfect against the Corona Virus.
Idaho State Library - Reopening & Working Safely
IFLA - COVID-19 and the Global Library Field - Libraries Reopening
Library as a Safe Haven
A free PDF e-book from the American Library Association that covers such topics as developing a risk assessment plan; how to draft a one-page service continuity plan; information on how to use mobile devices and social media effectively in times of disaster; and sample disaster plans, along with model exercises, manuals and customizable communication.
Library as Safe Haven
Medium - A Phased Reopening Plan for Libraries as COVID 19 Restrictions Are Lifted
Medium - COVID-19 Infection Prevention Tips for Libraries
Mondaq - Return to work Consciderations for Alberta
Ontario Guidlines to re-opening
Protect Library Workers - Safe Reopening
Switzerland: Model protection plan
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The world remade by COVID-19
In the wake of COVID-19, Deloitte and Salesforce hosted a dialogue among some of the world's best-known scenario thinkers to consider the societal and business impact of the pandemic. What might life be like after the crisis passes, and what will it take to thrive in a world remade? Let’s explore four possible scenarios.
Using a pandemic recovery plan template: A free download and guide
Wyoming State Library - Public Services Return to Work/Library Re-Opening Plan
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