Publications and Guidance Documents

Our broad variety of publications, produced in collaboration with practitioners in the field, disseminate information about lessons learned, success stories, helpful hints, and other topics. Visit this page to view and download fact sheets, guidance documents, sample annexes, newsletters, or other publications.

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A Closer Look

This Federal guidance, developed as part of the Guide for Developing High-Quality Emergency Operations Plans for Institutions of Higher Education provides information on six key topics that support emergency operations planning including, but not limited to, The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, information sharing (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act), incorporating international students into IHE emergency management and planning, campus public safety, active shooter situations, and psychological first aid.