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Disaster Preparedness & Emergency Management: Welcome

Find relevant information related to emergency management and disaster preparedness .

Introduction

This guide will help you find library and Internet resources for your research relating to disaster preparedness and emergency management. 

Books

Books provide overviews of topics and may be found by searching the LIBRARY CATALOG and/or PROFSEARCH. Subject Headings in the Emergency Management field include: Emergency management,  Civil defense,  Disasters,  Disaster relief,  Hazard mitigation,  Incident command systems,  Emergency housing,  Terrorism,  Bioterrorism,  Chemical terrorism,  Cyberterrorism,  Nuclear terrorism.

New technologies emerging as useful in emergency planning and management are social media, Intellistreets, and IDAWG (The Intelligent Deployable Augmented Wireless Gateway).

Articles & Reports through library databases