Five states have now been affected by floods in Australia in the last month. In my earlier posts both on this blog and On Line Opinion, I have followed the difficulties faced by archives and libraries in face of natural disasters and specifically focussed on the travails of the State Library of Queensland. Now, nearly two weeks later, we can get a better picture of what has occurred and the recovery process. More importantly, there is something that we can do to help flood-affected families recover the personal photos that they have lost. Continue reading
Read an updated version of my post from a few days ago, ‘South Queensland Floods – Again’ on the On Line Opinion website.