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Mobile Device Apps: Emergency, Disaster, Hazardous Materials

Free and library-provided mobile device apps and websites.

Intro to Emergency, Disaster, Hazardous Materials Apps and Websites

Most of the mobile apps and mobile-friendly websites listed on this page are recommended by the Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) (US Dept of Health & Human Services). The DIMRC's webpage Disaster Apps and Mobile Optimized Web Pages describes these apps and websites, and indicates on which platforms they are available (e.g. Apple, Android). The National Library of Medicine also has a Gallery of Mobile Apps and Sites that includes some of the apps/websites listed below. 

Hazardous Materials and Toxicology

Psychological Health

Hazardous Weather and Disease Outbreaks

Emergency Management and Preparedness