Use of E-books for Storing Disaster Information

The state of Texas has come up with a useful way to anticipate disaster needs.  See the article Prepare now by downloading disaster-related publications to mobile devices. Good idea to store the info in a handy place, one where Internet connection is not needed.The direct link to the documents is here.

Some highlights:

  •     Texas AgriLife Extension Service has made many of its disaster and emergency-related materials available in e-book format for   mobile device users.
  •     Materials may be downloaded to any mobile device supporting the e-book format, including phones, tablets and e-readers.
  •     E-books provide just-in-time disaster recovery information.

For others who use an Android phone, here is the specific advice: “Epub should work for Android too with the Aldiko app installed.”

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