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LitCovid – Is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel Coronavirus. It is the most comprehensive resource on the subject, providing a central access to1328 (and growing) relevant articles in PubMed. The articles are updated daily and are further categorized by different research topics and geographic locations for improved access. You can read more at Chen et al. Nature (2020) and download our data here.
Global Research on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) – Latest scientific findings and knowledge on coronavirus disease (COVID-19). It is updated daily from searches of bibliographic databases, hand searches of the table of contents of relevant journals, and the addition of other relevant scientific articles that come to our attention. The entries in the database may not be exhaustive and new research will be added regularly.
Elsevier Novel Coronavirus Information Center – Expert’s curated information for the research and health community on novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
New England Journal of Medicine – COVID-19 – A collection of articles and other resources on the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, including clinical reports, management guidelines, and commentary.
Springer Nature SARS-CoV2 & COVID-19 – Springer Nature is committed to supporting the global response to emerging outbreaks by enabling fast and direct access to the latest available research, evidence and data.
Taylor and Francis Corona Virus Reading List – Taylor & Francis has worked with partners, F1000 Research to sign a joint statement coordinated by the Wellcome Trust on Sharing research data and findings relevant to the novel coronavirus (nCoV) outbreak.
Emerald Publishing – “While these materials do not only relate to the current clinical challenges of COVID-19, they may provide relevant context to how the world reacted to other previous Coronavirus outbreaks, notably SARS. In addition, this content explores the wider impact on society and includes research on healthcare, education, homeworking, SCM and tourism.”
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) – “Browse the JAMA Network COVID-19 collection, including Q&A’s with NIAID’s Anthony Fauci, an interactive map of the outbreak courtesy of The Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering, and past publications on vaccine development, infection control, and public health preparedness.”
SAGE Publications – “This collection includes the latest medical research from SAGE related to the virus as well as top social and behavioral research to help individuals, communities, and leaders make the best decisions on dealing with the outbreak and its consequences.”
American Library Association Pandemic Preparedness – This page provides information about preparing for a pandemic, including library-specific policy suggestions and more universal resources on pandemic education, prevention and preparation. Some of the resources are specific to influenza outbreaks but can be used more universally to help educate and inform decisions on pandemic prevention and preparedness.