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Coronavirus COVID-19 Surveillance
Information on COVID-19 Coronavirus
Data sharing for novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
Moorthy, V., Henao Restrepo, A. M., Preziosi, M.-P., & Swaminathan, S. (2020). Data sharing for novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 98(3), 150. https://doi-org.proxyiub.uits.iu.edu/10.2471/BLT.20.251561
International response to new coronavirus outbreak
International response to new coronavirus outbreak. (2020). Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 98(3), 155. https://doi-org.proxyiub.uits.iu.edu/10.2471/BLT.20.010320
JAMA Coronavirus articles
Articles and interviews about Covid-19
Lancet Covid-19 Resource Centre
Open access articles from the Lancet.
New England Journal of Medicine
NEJM collection of freely accessible articles about Covid-19
New York Times Coronavirus News
Articles about the pandemic from the New York Times
Pandemics Depress the Economy, Public Health Interventions Do Not: Evidence from the 1918 Flu
What are the economic consequences of an influenza pandemic? And given the pandemic, what are the economic costs and benefits of non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPI)? Using geographic variation in mortality during the 1918 Flu Pandemic in the U.S., we find that more exposed areas experience a sharp and persistent decline in economic activity.
Books about Viruses
Introduction to Modern Virology by
Publication Date: 2015-12-28
Praised for its clarity of presentation and accessibility, Introduction to Modern Virology has been a successful student text for over 30 years. It provides a broad introduction to virology, which includes the nature of viruses, the interaction of viruses with their hosts and the consequences of those interactions that lead to the diseases we see.
Textbook of Influenza by
Publication Date: 2013-08-15
Note: This book isn't about COVID-19, but the information may be useful to help understand viruses. The Textbook of Influenza is a comprehensive resource covering all aspects of influenza, from the genetic and molecular biology of the virus through to clinical aspects of the disease and the latest drug developments and treatments. This new edition has been completely revised and reflects the integration of disciplines concerning the emergence, evolution, pathogenesis and control of influenza viruses in the field of human and veterinary public health.
Publication Date: 2013-02-14
The second edition of Virology is an accessible introduction designed to enable students to understand the principles of virus structure, replication and genetics.
Virus Taxonomy by
Publication Date: 2011-11-10
The practical need to partition the world of viruses into distinguishable, universally agreed upon entities is the ultimate justification for developing a virus classification system. Since 1971, the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) operating on behalf of the world community of virologists has taken on the task of developing a single, universal taxonomic scheme for all viruses infecting animals (vertebrate, invertebrates, and protozoa), plants (higher plants and algae), fungi, bacteria, and archaea.
American College and Research Libraries Covid-19
Pandemic Resources for Academic Libraries: Preparing to Reopen
As colleges and universities consider reopening strategies and what higher education will look like in the wake of COVID-19, academic libraries need to prepare for what comes next. ACRL is working to develop resources to help you navigate this new landscape, and has curated some outside resources below that we how you find helpful in planning for possible scenarios.
CDC News on Coronavirus COVID-19