Gale Databases have made the following databases available through open access.  If you are looking for credible information regarding the current issues surrounding coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic preparedness, public health and infectious disease, Gale endorses the use of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) resources to ensure up-to-the-minute accuracy during this quickly evolving pandemic. For a broader understanding and context, we suggest the following resources, curated for researchers from high school students through adults.

Gale Health and Wellness – Coronavirus
Gale Health and Wellness is a comprehensive consumer health resource  that provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues.
 

Gale In Context: Global Issues – Pandemic 
Gale In Context: Global Issues supports global awareness and provides a global perspective empowering learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.
 

Gale In Context: Global Issues – Preparedness
Gale In Context: Global Issues supports global awareness and provides a global perspective empowering learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.
 

Gale In Context: Science – Viruses
Gale In Context: Science provides contextual information on hundreds of todays most significant science topics.
 

Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics Collection
The Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics Collection helps learners better understand global viruses, pandemics, epidemics, outbreaks, and more.

 

For a list of local COVID-19 resources and updates, please visit our librarian’s Google Document where we continue to update information as it becomes available. 

Due to the rapidly changing status of the COVID-19 coronavirus, information becomes out of date quickly. For the latest information, please visit the Centers for Disease Control’s coronavirus page. The Arkansas Department of Public Health's coronavirus page and the City of Fayetteville's coronavius page will be kept up to date and will include location-specific information you may need to know.