COVID-19 Resources – provided Open Access for Research & Study
New free to use “COVID Central” resource centre hosted (before the paywall) on AccessMedicine.
Virtual issues of all articles related to Covid-19 from ACS Publications.
C&EN compilation details about the impact of Covid-19
American Society for Microbiology
Free access to nearly 50 research articles to support research efforts and communications about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Annual Reviews has set up a resource center for articles that are freely available.
Bezi Publishing Services
CEIC Data: Novel Coronavirus Outbreak Map
Biochemical Society/Portland Press
Research data relating to the coronavirus outbreak freely available.
BMJ coverage of the coronavirus outbreak.
Free access to CABI’s Coronavirus collection for 3 months using voucher code. To access ALL content this page & in Collection: go to ‘login’ or ‘account’ at top right. Follow instructions to ‘redeem a voucher’ & use CV4Y85D5JG9.
Cambridge University Press
Free COVID-19 collection from Cambridge University Press.
Global resource site to help medical researchers and healthcare professionals access the world’s leading research and late-breaking news around the coronaviruses.
Linking to publishing partner: The Conversation, timely, science-based articles, fully open access.
As a member of STM, CSIRO has complied with the request from theUS Office of Science and Technology Policy to post full text of all COVID-19 content plus associated data into PubMed upon publication, for free and with data mining allowed.
Free access to selected ejournal articles on CoVID-19, published online ahead of print.
Cononavirus information center.
Elsevier’s press release regarding the information center.
Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information Center for nursing and healthcare educators.
This content will be openly available until 31 March 2020.
- Dealing with mass death in disasters and pandemics: Some
key differences but many similarities. (Journal article)
- SARS: lessons in strategic planning for hoteliers and destination marketers. (Journal article)
- Why pandemic response is unique: powerful experts and hands-off political leaders. (Journal article)
- The Political Ecology of Plague in the Global Network of Cities: The Sars Epidemic of 2002–2003. (Book Chapter)
- Can Mandatory Vaccination of Health Care Professionals during an Influenza Pandemic ever be Justified? (Book Chapter)
- One Health. (Book Chapter)
FREE, REMOTE ACCESS to the Gale Health and Wellness database for all libraries in Australia & New Zealand until 30th June 2020.
GeoScienceWorld has opened access to the two pertinent articles in our collection:
Potential Role of Soil in the Transmission of Prion Disease
Review of clay-drug hybrid materials for biomedical applications: administration routes
Henry Stewart Talks
“The COVID-19 Outbreak: An Update on the SARS-CoV-2 Virus” An interview with Prof. Ralph Baric, PhD, University of North Carolina, USA – Open Access.
Complimentary Related Articles and Chapters:
- “Stakeholder Involvement in Outbreak Management: To Fear or Not to Fear?”
Prof. Magdalena M. Kraaij-Dirkzwager (National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven, Netherlands), et al.
Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 22
- “Aligning Community Hospitals With Local Public Health Departments: Collaborative Emergency Management”
Prof. Anne M. Hewitt (Seton Hall University, USA), et al. Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 23
- “Detecting Human Diseases Relatedness: A Spreading Activation Approach Over Ontologies” Prof. Said Fathalla (Bonn University, Bonn, Germany & Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt) Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 14
- “Vaccine Nanocarriers: The Future Ahead ”
Prof. Shilpa Ray (KIIT University, India) and Prof. Mrutyunjay Suar (KIIT University, India) Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 49
- “Global Environmental Change and Emerging Infectious Diseases: Macrolevel Drivers and Policy Responses”
Prof. Catherine Machalaba (EcoHealth Alliance and Future Earth oneHEALTH, USA), et al. Copyright: © 2017 |Pages: 44
- “History of Infectious Diseases”
Prof. Maria Ines Zanoli Sato (CETESB, São Paulo, Brazil) Copyright: © 2017 |Pages: 23
- “Identification of Associations between Clinical Signs and Hosts to Monitor the Web for Detection of Animal Disease Outbreaks”
Prof. Elena Arsevska (French Agricultural Research and International Cooperation Organization
iGroup’s partner publishers offering free resources:
- Medicom Medical Publishers – free access to theMedicom Conference Report library.
- American Chemical Society (ACS) – Chemistry in Coronavirus Research, free access.
- Thieme – specialist information of the Coronavirus, free access.
- IGI Global (request to sign up 30days free trial to access) – A race to the vaccine for the Coronavirus.
- The New York Times – free access to the most important news, The Coronavirus outbreak.
- NEJM – All journal content related to the Covid-19 pandemic is freely available.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Check back here for updates on COVID-19 diagnosis and treatment.
Browse the JAMA Network COVID-19 collection below, 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.
Topic Article Package: Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Number of articles in this package: 48
All articles are freely available. Any new articles will be added to the package.
The Lancet has created a Coronavirus Resource Centre. This resource brings together new 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) content from across The Lancet journals as it is published. All content listed on this page is free to access.
LexisNexis Offers Free, Comprehensive COVID-19 News Coverage and Practical Guidance Content from Law360 and Lexis Practice Advisor. There are a series of links to freely available content HERE.
Mary Ann Liebert
Mary Ann Liebert have selected a number of relevant articles from their Health Security, Telemedicine and e-Health and Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News titles, all of which will remain free to access for the duration of the crisis.
Additionally, 10 relevant articles from Health Security on coronaviruses, outbreak preparedness and response, infection control, and public health policy; these articles will be freely available through March 31, 2020 to facilitate the conversation around health security.
Telemedicine and e-Health publishes vital academic research that addresses, answers, and highlights how we can prevent a global outbreak such as the COVID-19 coronavirus using telemedicine techniques. A number of relevant papers are freely available.
A new survey by Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) reveals 35 active drug development programs in North America, Europe, and China. This list is certain to multiply in coming weeks as global health agencies, governments, and drug developers step up efforts against the
New free to use “COVID Central” resource centre hosted (before the paywall) on AccessMedicine.
NEJM is providing a collection of articles and other resources on the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, including clinical reports, management guidelines, and commentary.
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 to 1200 (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.
Ovid® has created a dedicated site, featuring expert searches, a widget and a link to access GIDEON — Global Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology Network, plus specific resources for nurses. We will be adding additional content as it becomes available.
Please note that this dedicated site, is also available in Chinese, Korean and Japanese.
In addition to Ovid, 5MinuteConsult has the up-to-date content on the identification, diagnosis and recommended courses of action related to this global health concern. We’ll continue to add new information as our understanding of this global health crisis evolves. The 5MinuteConsult app is also available in the Apple® and Google Play™ Stores as a free download to existing subscribers, to provide people with fast answers to clinical information.
Oxford University Press
Oxford University Press has made content from online book resources and leading journals freely accessible to assist researchers, medical professionals, policy makers, and others who are working to address this health crisis.
For information about freely available research, and research submission information, visit the PLOS Blog.
ProQuest have prepared a list of authoritative resources about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Royal College of Nursing
This page “COVID-19” provides RCN members with the information and resources to support their understanding of and management of COVID-19.
The Royal Society
Research findings and data relevant to the coronavirus (covid-19) outbreak.
Due to the current shortage of nucleic acid testing kits used to confirm the presence of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), CT scans have become the first line of defense in diagnosing a suspected infection. RSNA is currently processing peer-reviewed articles and cases of COVID-19 to provide the global radiology community with a free diagnostic resource to help prevent the spread of this outbreak and get more patients the care they need.
Please see this LINK dedicated to COVID-19.
Royal Society of Chemistry
Please follow this LINK to the freely available content from the Royal Society of Chemistry relating to COVID-19.
Relevant content about COVID-19 is freely available universally for all readers. Please click on the microsite to see the articles.
There is also a list of freely available Corona Virus related articles.
Scitrus Novel Coronavirus Outbreak information page.
A Free, Open Resource for the Global Research Community.
Springer Nature have made available for free all relevant research we have published and continue to publish.
SSRN’s Coronavirus and Infectious Disease Research page provides a curated view into the early- stage research to help researchers, public health authorities, clinicians and the public understand, contain and manage this disease; including links to other relevant resources.
Taylor and Francis
Peer-reviewed research published in Taylor & Francis journals is now free to access and available for anyone to read. In addition, TandF will support researchers, journals & funders to ensure that all research findings & data relevant to this outbreak are shared rapidly & openly. TandF has provided a list of some of the most recent, relevant studies.
A number of publishers have become signatories to The Wellcome Trusts 2016 Statement on data sharing in public health emergencies, which seeks to ensure that the World Health Organization (WHO) has rapid access to emerging findings that could aid the global response.
U.S. National library of Medicine – NCBI
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 data hub: Search, retrieve, and analyze SARS-CoV- 2 Genbank data.
Free access to COVID-19 research resources: Wiley has made more than 5,000 COVID-19 related articles freely available in support of the global efforts in diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
Wolters Kluwer has a dedicated resource page where you can find a range of curated information and resources from our product portfolio that we have opened access to for the medical community during this time. We’re updating these pages regularly with new resources.
We are therefore pleased to upgrade your institution’s journal access to one that includes ALL World Scientific journal content published from 2001. This takes effect from now, until June 30, 2020.