National Emergency Training Center library newsletter Winter 2019

Library highlights

Join us for National Library Week!

books and a compass

Enter the NETC Library scavenger hunt, sponsored by the NETC Recreation Association

  • Contest open April 8-11 in celebration of National Library Week.
  • Students who complete the hunt will be entered in a drawing to win one for four $5 gift cards.
  • Stop by the library to pick up and fill out a form.
  • Drawing will be held in the Library at 11 a.m. on April 12.

National Library Workers Day celebration

Do you know an NETC Library star? Submit their name on the National Library Workers Day page. Then join us at our Open House on April 9, National Library Workers Day, and be part of this year’s National Library Week celebration. We’ll supply the coffee and treats.

Did you know that ...

NETC Library
  • The library subscribes to approximately 150 journals and magazines that are available to NETC staff through a routing list? The journals cover the following subjects: civil defense/emergency management, terrorism, homeland security, natural hazards and disasters, computers, technology, search and rescue operations, training and education, management, public administration and EMS/disaster medicine. Contact Kimberly Harbaugh for more information.
  • NETC staff as well as students are our patrons? If you need a book that we don’t have at the library, let us know and we'll either borrow it via interlibrary loan for you or order a copy. Email us for more information.
  • The library offers one-on-one research consultations? Fill out the form and we'll set up a consultation.
  • We can create a subject-specific research guide for your class? We've also created general guides on research and the research process. Contact Rachel Sawyer for more information.
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  • February's display recognized "Presidents Day" and featured materials about government, public policy and politics.
  • To mark the 40th anniversary of America's worst commercial nuclear power plant accident, in March we presented “Three Mile Island."

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Titles added to our collection

Featured new books