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The Alliance has compiled this set of terrorism resources from amongst its own offerings as well as those throughout the nonprofit and museum sector.

Alliance Resources

Emergency Preparedness and Planning Resources

The Alliance compiled a set of emergency preparedness and planning resources from amongst its own offerings as well as those throughout the nonprofit and museum sector.

Mastering Your Museum’s Core Documents Toolkit

This toolkit offers guidance on the needed resources to successfully revise or draft your museum’s core documents. With it comes a combination of tools, guidelines, and action plans to help you understand the importance of—and required elements for—each of the five documents required for Core Documents Verification.

Racism, Unrest, and the Role of the Museum Field

Watch this recording from the 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting to hear from Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole, Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch III, and Lori Fogarty on the museum field’s role in combating racism.

Sample Documents

The Alliance provides Tier 3 museum members with sample disaster preparedness and recovery plans from other museums.

Other Resources

Emergency Preparedness and Response

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has guidelines for emergency preparedness, including biological and chemical agents, radiation, and water safety. It also has contact information for county and city health departments.

The Nebraska Emergency Management Agency has a helpful list of things to do to plan before and after an act of terrorism occurs.

Terrorism: Preparing for the Unexpected

The American Red Cross has a fact sheet titled Terrorism: Preparing for the Unexpected. It suggests items for a disaster supply kit, offers a first-aid primer and gives tips on sheltering in place.

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