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Emergency Preparedness and Response Resources: Home

Emergency Preparedness News and Alerts

Novel Coronavirus, COVID-19

See more resources on the Novel Coronavirus COVID-19 Research Guide.

State & Local Emergency Management Agencies

General Preparedness/Disaster Information

About This Guide

 This guide is a resource for first responders, health professionals, librarians and others interested in emergency management and disaster preparedness. Most resources listed are freely available to the public, with the exception of print and e-books in the Himmelfarb Library collection.

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