Now is a good time to focus on preparedness. As hurricane season
continues, Hurricane Harvey recovery is overlapping with
Hurricanes Irma, Jose and Katia. Meanwhile, wildfires are raging
in the northwest US, and an earthquake struck Mexico this
morning. This year’s National Preparedness Month Theme is:
Disasters don’t plan ahead. You can.
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) can help. The NLM Disaster
Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) has resources to
help you prepare for, respond to, and recover from disasters. Our
information guides on disaster topics and the Disaster Lit®
database provide access to curated, reliable information from
vetted federal, state, and local governments and organizations.
Find reliable resources in these information guides to