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If you’ve been to the library lately, you might have noticed one of our displays. All of the campuses work hard to offer rotating displays on a wide variety of topics. Sometimes they highlight new materials in our collection, sometimes they showcase a particular program or topic, and often they focus on titles related to a specific class that’s being offered this term.

But, what if you can’t make it to campus or you’re an online student? Why not check out some of the eBook titles listed below? These are just a sample of those that relate to the Crisis and Disaster Management program. In order to access e-books, log-in to the Library Splash page and click on “eBrary” under E-Books in the blue databases box. You can search by the subject or by the title.

Partial List of Crisis and Disaster Management Titles Available in eBrary

References

Beach, M. (2010). Disaster preparedness and management. Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company.

Bullard, R., & Wright, B. (2009). Race, place, and environmental justice after hurricane Katrina: Struggles to reclaim, rebuild and revitalize New Orleans and the gulf coast. Boulder, CO: Westview Press.

Center for Public Integrity. (2009). City adrift: New Orleans before and after Katrina. Baton Rouge, LA: LSU Press.

Chivvis, C. S. (2010). EU civilian crisis management: The record so far. Santa Monica, CA: RAND Corporation.

Demuth, J. L. (2002). Countering terrorism: Lessons learned from natural and technological disasters. Washington, DC: National Academies Press.

Ishikawa, A. (2009). Risk and crisis management : 101 cases. SGP: World Scientific Publishing Co.

Jain, A. K. (2008). A practical guide to disaster management. Delhi, IND: Global Media.

Klann, G. (2003). Crisis leadership: How military lessons and corporate experiences can help leaders find opportunity in times of chaos. Greensboro, NC: Center for Creative Leadership.

Latifi, R. (2010). Telemedicine for trauma, emergencies, and disaster management. Norwood, MA: Artech House.

Laws E., Prideaux B. and Chon K. (2006). Crisis management in tourism. Wallingford, GBR: CABI.

Mukhopadhyay, A. K. (2005). Crisis and disaster management turbulence and aftermath. Daryaganj, Delhi: New Age International.

National Research Council (U.S.), Committee on Planning for Catastrophe Staff. (2007). Successful response starts with a map: Improving geospatial support for disaster management. Washington, DC: National Academies Press.

Prezelj I. (2008). Fight against terrorism and crisis management in the western Balkans. Amsterdam, NLD: IOS Press.

Pulhin J., Pereira J. (2010). Community, environment and disaster risk management, volume 4: Climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction: Issues and challenges. Bradford, GBR: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.

Rao R. R., Eisenberg J. and Schmitt T. (2007). Improving disaster management: The role of IT in mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Washington, DC: National Academies Press.

Regester, M., & Larkin, J. (2005). Risk issues and crisis management: A casebook of best practice (3rd edition). London, GBR: Kogan Page Ltd.

Shaw, R. (2006). Recovery from the Indian ocean tsunami disaster. Bradford, GBR: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.

Shaw R., Pulhin J. and Pereira J. (2010). Community, environment and disaster risk management, volume 5: Climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction: An Asian perspective. Bradford, GBR: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.

Shaw R., Thaitakoo D. (2010). Community, environment and disaster risk management, volume 2: Water communities. Bradford, GBR: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd.

Singh, B. K. (2008). Handbook of disaster management: Techniques and guidelines. Delhi, IND: Global Media.

Syed, M. H. (2009). Encyclopaedia of disaster management, volume 1. Mumbai, IND: Global Media.

Syed, M. H. (2009). Encyclopaedia of disaster management, volume 2. Mumbai, IND: Global Media.

Syed, M. H. (2009). Encyclopaedia of disaster management, volume 3. Mumbai, IND: Global Media.

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