Disaster Planning and Recovery

For immediate guidance in the event of an emergency, call the Amigos Imaging & Preservation Service (IPS) for information, referrals to local resources, and on-site assistance. Amigos offers assistance before, during, and after an emergency. IPS staff members are available to assist your institution with planning activities and recovery from damage caused by various emergency situations, including natural disasters.

Contact the Amigos Support Desk between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. CST, 1-800-843-8482 (972-851-8000 in the Dallas area), ext. 2863 or amigos@amigos.org. After business hours call 469-223-4900.

Disaster Plan Template for Libraries and Archives (PDF Document)

Disaster Plan Template for Museums (PDF Document)

The Imaging & Preservation Service is funded in part by a grant from the Division of Preservation and Access of the National Endowment for the Humanities.