Lone Star College - North Harris Library is a congressionally designated depository for U.S. Government documents. Public access to the government documents collection is guaranteed by public law. (Title 44 United States Code)
LSC-North Harris was granted depository status in 1974. All patrons are welcome to browse our collection of Government documents in print or access government information digitally via library computers. For assistance with government information, ask the Librarians at the Reference Desk.
How to Prepare for a Disaster. Includes information on emergency supplies that will be needed, plans for family members incase of an emergency, and information on different types of man-made and natural disasters.
A national hurricane resilience initiative "to save lives and homes through collaboration with leading organizations in the disaster safety movement." Partners include FEMA, NOAA, and FLASH (Federal Alliance for Safe Homes). Includes resources for personal safety, family preparedness, financial security, damage prevention, and ways to help your community.
Official website for Texas Health and Human Services. Includes information about laws and regulations, available services, and the latest news. Also provides information on programs offered for families and welfare recipients.
Part of the Homeland Security Buildings and Infrastructure Protection series. Provides "guidance that will help design professionals translate a multitude of security concerns into solutions to make buildings more resilient to hazards and terrorist attacks"