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Security, Self-Care, and Terrorism Resources

Category: Risk Management

It is our hope that in the coming days our nation will experience a peaceful Inauguration Day following Martin Luther King Jr. Day earlier in the week. However, the recent insurrection at the Capitol followed by hate-fueled incidents at museums across the country have made it clear that a peaceful transfer of power is far from a guarantee. Take care of your museums and take care of yourselves. This week, we have taken our security, terrorism, and self-care resources out from behind our member paywall. Members can access them here:


On this page, you will find resources and guidelines for museum security, active shooter preparedness, as well as securing historic buildings and access control.


On this page, you will find resources on developing a self-care plan, simple tips to get you started, and building resilience.


On this page, you will find resources on understanding racism in the sector, overall disaster preparedness, and preparing for the unexpected.

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