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Impact of Disaster on Communities: Identifying Hazards

This research guide is designed to help with research that requires you to create a community profile and to identify vulnerable populations and possible hazards.

Helpful Resources for Identifying Hazards

The sites below provide information about natural disasters and public health:

Use the Library & the Librarians.

This guide is intended to provide some jumping off points for your research  on the Impact of Disaster on Cultures and Communities. It's just the tip of the iceberg. The library subscribes to all sorts of resources, including scholarly journal articles & newspaper articles that may aid you in this assignment. We encourage you to stop by or set up a Reference Consultation  with a librarian to discuss this or any other assignment or research question, or simply to get a better sense of Library Resources and the Research process.                

Check out our EMBC Research Guide

United Nations Disaster Risk Reduction

Make a Plan!