Where to find more information

Here is a list of readings that I’ve compiled for my classes and students over the years on topics relating to the intersection of technology and disaster, crisis, risk management.  This list is kept current as older material becomes obsolete and new materials is available.  Let me know what you think are solid reference materials on these topics.


card-catalogEmergency Management

Broad Technology intersections with Disaster, Crisis and Risk Management

Information Types

Information Standards and Formats

Information Breakdowns

Public Notifications

Social Media

Social Media Articles

Communications (technical, not speech)

Two-way Radio



EOC Technologies

Disaster Logistics

GIS Foundations

GIS Articles

GIS Standards


Cyber Security

Autonomous Systems & Robotics

Federal, State and Local resources

Other things worth reviewing