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COVID-19 Resources: Open Resources

A central resource page for everyone in the Pittsburgh community currently feeling the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updates from Health Agencies

Open Access Resources

  • Cochrane Library:  Healthcare Database
    • Open, no cut off date listed
  • CNKI: 1640+ articles regarding COVID-19
    • Open, no cut off date listed
  • Digital Science: Publications, Datasets, Clinical Trials
    • Open, no cut off date listed
  • Elsevier:  Journal Articles Lancet and Cell Press
    • Open, no cut off date listed
  • New England Journal Of Medicine - 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV):articles and other resources on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus
    • Open, no cut off date listed
  • LitCovid: 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.
    • Mostly Open, no cut off date listed

Educational Resouces Requiring Registration

  • Clarivate Analytics: Global resource site for access to the world’s leading research & news around the coronaviruses
    • Requires signup, no cut off date listed
  • Vital Source: Extensive list of e-textbooks
    • Requires signup with school email. Only available in Canada and USA. Expires May 25, 2020
  • JoVE: STEM Education Videos Core concepts in Biology and Social Psychology
    • Requires registration Expires June 15, 2020
  • PsycLearn:Research MethodsFaculty and instructors at colleges and universities that have shut down their campuses and moved classes online,can use PsycLearn: Research Methods content with their students at no cost. The eight available modules of PsycLearn: Introduction to Social Psychology are also available.
    • Requires resistration. Expires June 30, 2020

Lists of Open Resources from Library Vendors