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National Emergency Training Center Library

Operated by the U.S. Fire Administration

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The National Emergency Training Center (NETC) Library is your primary information resource for fire, emergency management, and other all-hazards subjects.

We support National Fire Academy and Emergency Management Institute instructional and research programs by providing relevant collections, tools for resource discovery, and classroom-based and individual research assistance.

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Emergency medical responder
Disaster recovery
The fine red line
Five floors up: The heroic family story of four generations in the FDNY
Five suns: A fire history of Mexico
Frontline crisis response
Hazardous materials tanker driver
Introduction to the theory of human-induced disasters
Life safety code handbook
Litigating the pandemic: Disaster cascades in court
The longest minute: The Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire of 1906
Move fast & fix things
Prepare for zombies, survive a flood
Trust and inspire: How truly great leaders unleash greatness in others
Urban disasters

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