The following online resources contain additional information about earthquakes and earthquake preparedness, and are the source of much of the content found on this site:
Videos and Animations
Includes "Earthquake Country — Los Angeles", public service announcements for the Dare to Prepare campaign, science and safety videos from SCEC experts (produced by VideoJug), and more.
Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country
This popular 32-page earthquake science and preparedness handbook was first published in 1995 by the Southern California Earthquake Center, and with the Spring 2006 update is now available in both English and Spanish.
Homeowner's Guide to Earthquake Safety
This guide is available for download (as a PDF) from the California Seismic Safety Commission. The guide's web site also provides links to any internet-based resources mentioned within the document.
Shift Happens — Secure Your Space! (HTML or PDF)
A two-page fact sheet describing what can be done to secure your homes or building, your valuables, and yourself, to help survive the next earthquake with minimal losses.