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NCJ Number: 42711 Find in a Library
Title: STRENGTHEN YOUR SECURITY POSTURE
Journal: LIBRARY SECURITY NEWSLETTER  Volume:1  Issue:2  Dated:(MARCH 1975)  Pages:1,7-8
Author(s): J W O'NEIL
Corporate Author: Haworth Press, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 3
Sponsoring Agency: Haworth Press, Inc
Binghamton, NY 13904
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: AN INDUSTRIAL SECURITY MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT OFFERS GUIDELINES TO LIBRARY PERSONNEL FOR PLANNING AND OBTAINING A SECURITY SYSTEM FOR LIBRARY FACILITIES.
Abstract: BASICALLY, THE AUTHOR RECOMMENDS THAT LIBRARIANS CONDUCT A COMPLETE SECURITY SURVEY OF THEIR FACILITIES, OBTAIN THE ADVICE OF ALARM SYSTEM USERS BEFORE CONTACTING BURGLAR ALARM COMPANIES, AND CONSIDER USING THEIR OWN EMPLOYEES FOR SECURITY SURVEILLANCE RATHER THAN SECURITY GUARDS. A CHECKLIST FOR LIBRARY SECURITY IS ALSO PROVIDED. INCLUDED IN THE CHECKLIST ARE QUESTIONS ON THE USE AND SECURITY OF DOORS, BARRIERS, LIGHTING, WINDOWS, KEYS, ALARMS, SECURITY EMPLOYEES, FIRE PREVENTION METHODS, AND CLOSED AND OPEN LIBRARY STACKS....DMC
Index Term(s): Libraries; Physical crime prevention
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