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COVID-19: About the Disease: News & Library Databases

Credible resources about the disease causing the pandemic.

Library Databases

For articles from newspapers, magazines and scholarly journals, use these library databases. Log in when prompted from off-campus. 

Search with terms like these: pandemics OR covid* OR coronavirus*

You can also use the "Start Your Research Here" metasearch box on the library's home page for a broad but shallow search of about 100 databases. 

Video and Radio News

Local Coronavirus Information

To find more local information:
It's best to contact an organization directly. Few may have time to post detailed information to their websites, due to confidentiality and lack of time and staff. To see what might be posted on agency websites, try the search link below.

  • To do a Google Advanced Search, go to Google > Settings > Advanced Search.
  • You can start the search with these terms:  covid OR coronavirus OR covid-19 OR pandemic.
  • See a sample search below.

Fact-checking COVID-19 News