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Resources available from the Library of Virginia and COSLA (Chief Officers of State  Libraries and Archives): http://www.lva.virginia.gov/agencies/records/training.htm

Library First Response Efforts in Virginia

Virginia library administrators discuss their efforts in response to the Alexandria, Virginia active shooter incident (June 14, 2017) and the Charlottesville, Virginia riots (August 12, 2017). Panelists discussed the incidents, their responses and lessons learned.

  • Rose Dawson, Alexandria Public Library
  • John Halliday, Jefferson Madison Regional Library
  • Daniel T. Wilson, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, University of Virginia


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