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COVID-19 and Emergency Preparedness Resources

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus-Specific Resources: Collections, Maps, more

Collections provided by Publishers

Maps, Data Visualizations, Websites, Projects, Courses

COVID-19 in Plain Language

Books for Children

COVID-19 Data Repositories and Other Resources

How to Use this Information

This guide is designed to help direct first responders, health professionals, librarians, and anyone interested in finding resources about emergency management and disaster preparedness. It is meant to provide a starting point and is not an exhaustive list of available information.

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Emergency Management at UMMS

Disaster and Emergency Preparedness Website

Information for Consumers: MedlinePlus

Use this link to directly access the Medline Plus Disaster Preparation and Recovery web page. Multiple resources, disaster conditions, recovery and financial assistance, organizations, toolkits, planning templates, videos, games, articles, information to help children, seniors, animals, people with special medical conditions, and more!


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Health information from the National Library of Medicine. Easy access to Medline and Health topics, medical dictionaries, directories and publications.