Guides to finding materials in the online catalog
We've prepared helpful pathfinders and bibliographies on a wide variety of all-hazards topics. Browse these and learn about what we have in our library and how best to find what you're searching for.
- Civil Defense Reports/Studies - browse our unique collection of civil defense materials from the Cold War era
- Executive Fire Officer Program Papers - browse or search over 6500 papers in the LRC from 1986 to present
- Fire and All-Hazards Bibliographies and Subject Guides - browse items from our collections relating to various fire and emergency management related topics.
- First Responder Dissertations and Theses - browse or search nearly 800 doctoral dissertations or masters theses relating to fire, EMS or emergency management
- Historic Disasters - browse comprehensive lists of items covering specific Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Tornadoes and other disasters from the past. These lists are updated automatically as new materials are published and added to our collection.
- Firefighter Fatality Investigations/Near Misses - browse Fatality assessment and control evaluation (FACE) investigative reports and other important firefighter safety resources
- Prevention and Public Education Exchange - learn about our new collection of public education materials related to fire prevention
- Fire Service Research - a step-by-step guide - need to do some research on a fire topic? Not sure how to get started? Have a look at this how-to guide.