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Risk management and insurance manual for libraries / Sally Alexander, Mary Breighner ; edited by Jeanne M. Drewes.

Author/Creator:
Alexander, Sally, 1970- author.
Edition:
Updated.
Publication:
Chicago : ALA Editions, 2021.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 167 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Libraries -- Insurance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Libraries -- Risk management -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Libraries -- Insurance.
Libraries -- Risk management.
Form/Genre:
Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Summary:
"This manual offers plain language guidance for trustees and administrators for designing and implementing a library risk management program"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Introduction
A risk management philosophy for libraries
Risk identification
Risk quantification and evaluation
Loss prevention
Risk financing
Risk financing: Insurance
New construction
Claims
Bibliography
Appendixes
Appendix A: Risk management and insurance resources
Appendix B: Sample risk management and insurance policy
Appendix C: Risk assessment template
Appendix D: Suggested guidelines in museum security
Appendix E: Property loss prevention checklist
Appendix F: Library safety inspection checklist
Appendix G: Contingency planning for natural disasters
Appendix H: Sample request for proposal insurance brokerage services.
Notes:
"In collaboration with Core Publishing."
This new version updates and expands the previous edition to cover many new issues affecting libraries including cyber security and cyber-attacks and incorporates broader principles of risk management including enterprise risk management concepts.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-133) and index.
Contributor:
Breighner, Mary, author.
Drewes, Jeanne M., editor.
ISBN:
9780838948019
0838948014
OCLC:
1157460421
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