COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) resources

Here is an updated list of freely available resources relating to the pandemic.

Summaries and advice

UK Government COVID-19 guidance for health professionals

Number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and risk in the UK

Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to do (latest public information from the UK Government)

Coronavirus information on NICE Evidence Search


BMJ Best Practice


World Health Organization technical guidance

Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Centre

The scientific literature

Recent papers in PubMed (search string : covid-19 OR novel coronavirus OR ncov OR 2019-ncov)

Trip Database ‘latest and greatest’ articles

CDC updates on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Several publishers have made their material on COVID-19 available on open access, including:

Elsevier Novel coronavirus information center

The Lancet COVID-19 Resource Centre

New England Journal of Medicine Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Springer Nature SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19

Wiley Covid-19: Novel Coronavirus Content Free to Access

OUP COVID-19, other coronaviruses, and related topics

Wolters Kluwer Health Clarity COVID-19 Resources & Tools

Taylor & Francis COVID-19: Novel Coronavirus Content

BMJ Coronavirus (covid-19) Hub

A comprehensive list is kept updated by Public Health England’s Knowledge and Library Services: Finding the Evidence: Coronavirus


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