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Milner Library Severe Thunderstorms / High Winds Procedures

Notification Procedures

Environmental Health & Safety will advise Milner Library faculty and staff of severe weather conditions. 

In the event of a severe thunderstorm warning affecting the university or a wind advisory with gusts strong enough to sustain property damage, Access Services will initiate a red-flagged e-mail to the entire library, alerting library faculty and staff of the the warning or advisory.

Severe Thunderstorm/High Winds Procedures

  • Put out the sign / placard near the patron elevator and central staircase on the 6th floor indicating that a severe thunderstorm / high winds warning in in effect, and patrons be cautious of being near windows.
  • Advise patrons seated near windows of the situation.

Access Services will notify library faculty and staff when the warning has expired, and the sign / placard will be removed.

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Milner Library
Campus Box 8900
201 North School St.
Normal, Il 61790-8900
Phone: 309.438.3451

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Last Updated: 8/16/12