Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Disaster Planning and Preparedness: Home

Tools and resources to help plan for improved care during a natural or man made disaster.

Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse

If you're ready for a zombie apocalypse, then you're ready for any emergency.


Print Books

The following titles can be borrowed from the Library's print collection.  Find more in ALBERT, the Library's catalog.


Covid-19 Resources

Updates from Health Agencies:

Research resources:

  • Novel coronavirus complete genome from the Wuhan outbreak is available in the NCBI database GenBank (Read More)
  • The Johns Hopkins ABX Guide, available on uCentral from Unbound Medicine, provides up-to-date information on this rapidly changing situation.
  • Disaster Lit Resources  
  • PubMed citations
  • Wolters Kluwer continues to update its Covid-19 resources to support rapid response healthcare teams and researchers working to address the global coronavirus crisis.  Bookmark this site to access the latest updates, open articles, and an article feed. 

Information for Patients:


Links to disaster preparedness and response websites.

Mobile Resources

The Disaster Information Research Center offers an extensive list of disaster apps and mobile optimized web pages.  Here are a few examples.


The following titles are in the Library's e-book collection. Find more in ALBERT, the Library's catalog.

Subject Guide

Profile Photo
Nancy Glassman
D.Samuel Gottesman Library
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1300 Morris Park Ave.
Bronx, NY 10461
Phone: 718.430.3108
Website Skype Contact: nancy.glassman