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ProviderScope LimitationsResource CategoryDescription of Access or Resource(s)Link to Access or Request the ResourceMore Detail on Resource(s) or LimitationsExpirationGDPR/Personal Data Privacy PolicyDate added/updatedSource of informationSignatory to Wellcome Trust's "Sharing research data and findings relevant to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak"?
AccucomsNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchList of responses from 18 publishers mostly signatories of the Wellcome trust InitiativeList of links to collections or announcementsIncludes reference to some broader announcements, many are covered separately on this sheet(Duration of outbreak)03/04/2020ICOLC
British Online Archives
4,144,155 records covering 1000 years of world history: from politics & warfare, to slavery & revolution temporary access to BOA platform for Jisc member institutions Access for period of at least 30 days starting 1 February 202127/01/2021BOA
ElsevierNone COVID19 Research
The Coronavirus Research Hub offers a broad collection of clinical, bio-medical and life sciences resources and solutions to the global life science and clinical research community to help them in their Coronavirus research. The Hub currently provides access to ClinicalKey, Embase, SSRN, Mendeley, Mendeley Data (including Pathway Studio data), the Science Direct COVID-19 collection, Elsevier Text Mining (ETM), the Pure COVID-19 Portal and select consulting services from our Life Sciences Professional Services team. We also plan to bring Reaxys and Veridata EDC into the platform in the coming weeks.
Registration requiredIn six months05/05/2020
Future Science GroupNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchJournal articles have multiple Community websites, and are using the link as a contents (which is updated as and when new content is published) All content is made immediately open access under CC-BY, and we permit text and data mining, and the content is all deposited in PMCN/A02/04/2020Jisc publisher surveyyes
Hindawi LtdNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchAll content is published OA - our collection of relevant content is available at the URL and will be updated with new content on a regular basis publisher survey
IoP PublishingNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchAlthough we are primarily a physical sciences publisher we are providing free access to all COVID-19 related research that we have. All relevant published and forthcoming articles in our journals will be made immediately available to PubMed Central (PMC) throughout the duration of the crisis, with rights to enable text and data mining, re-use and secondary analysis. emailyes
PNASNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchAll content referenced at this link has been made immediately open access under a CC-BY license publisher survey
CNKINone (Open Access)COVID19 Research1640+ articles regarding COVID-19, cost for OA publication and related services will be completely covered by CNKIList of articlesdivides the research results of COVID-19 into 6 stages: Pathogeny, Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment, Prognosis and Nursing. Chinese- |NoneNone Found20/03/2020ICOLC
British Institute of RadiologyCOVID19 ResearchAny papers submitted on COVID-19 will be fast-tracked through peer review and published OA with APCs waived. They will be collected here: (Open Access)09/04/2020Jisc publisher survey
CactusCOVID19 ResearchA global research repository of available literature on COVID-19
Our database is updated regularly, and presently contains information from these repositories:
Additionally, we have added relevant records from CrossRef, and select regional content from Chinese, Japanese, and Korean sources. We'll look to expand coverage on English, as well as non-English, publications, journals, and preprints every week.
None (Open Access)
04/06/2020publisher email, website
EmeraldNone (Open Access)COVID19 Research22+ expert briefings, journal articles, and book chapters related to coronavirus and the management of epidemicsLink to list of documentsthroughout this public health emergency
AIP PublishingNone (Open Access)COVID19 Research50+ articles related to infectious diseases, epidemics, computational epidemiology, and pandemicsList of articlesTo be determined
American Association for the Advancement of Science AAASNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchLatest News, Research, and Commentary on the coronavirusClick here to access the latest COVID-19 research and newsTo be determined25/03/2020ICOLC
American Chemical SocietyNone (Open Access)COVID19 Research37 articles in a Chemistry in Coronavirus Research Virtual Issue; focused on virus structure & infection mechanism and Diagnostic and Therapeutic ApproachesLink to issueTo be determined03/04/2020ICOLC
American Medical AssociationNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchJAMA Network COVID-19 multimedia collection w Q&A's with NIAID's Anthony Fauci [...], lots of CME articles, & past pubs on vaccine development, infection control, and public health preparednessAbout The Novel 2019 Coronavirus COVID-19To Be Determined
American Physiological SocietyNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchCoronavirus‐Related Journal CollectionCOVD-19 Related Jouranls ContentThe collection will continue to grow as relevant content is identified and new
contributions on these topics are accepted.
To be determined07/04/2020ICOLC
American Psychological Association (APA)None (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchContinually updated pandemics resource for both clinicians and the general public also their curated collection of 20+ covid19 related articles be determined24/03/2020ICOLC
Annual ReviewsNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchC-19 articlesto be determined email
BMJNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchPractical guidance, online CPD courses, as well as the latest news, comment, and research from BMJ. The content is free and updated daily.BMJ's Coronavirus (covid-19) HubThe content is free and updated daily.To be determined09/04/2020ICOLC
Clarivate AnalyticsNone (Requires Signup)COVID19 ResearchGlobal resource site for access to the world’s leading research & news around the coronavirusesRequest access to Cortellis Drug Discovery IntelligenceSite also includes access to a few recent research articles and access to BioWorld coronavirus news articlesTo be determined
CochraneNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchSpecial collections on evidence relevant to critical care; infection control and prevention measures; and remote consultation and home-based care be determined, Jisc publisher survey
Digital ScienceNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchExportable file of all relevant content on COVID-19 in Dimensions. As of 22 Mar publications: 4164,
trials: 645, datasets: 54; Updated daily
Downloadable Google Sheet, updated dailyDedicated Dimensions search link: (Does not include Clinical trial info, for these use download); designed to free people from constraints of specific applications and platformsTo be determined
DSI/AllThatStatsNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchStatistics Platform - COVID related contentNOVEL CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 (2019-NCOV)To be determined08/04/2020ICOLC
ElsevierNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchJournal Article hubs from Elsevier, Lancet and Cell Press as well as Springer Nature, Wiley, NEJM, BMJ, ASM, and Chongqing VIPCOVID-19 Information CenterSite also includes Book Chapters, Preprints, and Drug Discovery ResourcesTo be determined, Jisc publisher surveyyes
Ex LibrisCOVID19 ResearchEx Libris is offering free access to all Research Professional news coverage related to COVID-19 and relevant funding opportunities related to the pandemic through its Research Professional and Pivot funding databases.Research Professional News websiteTo be determined15/04/2020UKSG eNews 466
Ex LibrisCOVID19 ResearchEx Libris is offering free access to all Research Professional news coverage related to COVID-19 and relevant funding opportunities related to the pandemic through its Research Professional and Pivot funding databases. be determined15/04/2020UKSG eNews 466
Future Science GroupNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchCOVID-19 Hub collates content from across our journals and eCommunities; including peer-reviewed articles, news and commentary. Content is free to read and is updated daily.COVID-19 HubThe FSG COVID-19 Hub is updated daily. Should you require access to content that hasn’t yet been included, please contact Laura Dormer ( to request its addition.To be determined
Gale, a Cengage CompanyNoneCOVID19 Researchfree access to curated collections of accurate and up to date health information on the COVID-19 virus Health and Wellness – Coronavirus -Gale In Context: Global Issues – Pandemic Preparedness -Gale In Context: Science – Viruses -Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics CollectionTo be determined02/04/2020Jisc publisher survey
Healthcare Infection SocietyCOVID19 ResearchWe publish two journals (Journal of Hospital Infection, Infection Prevention in Practice), both of which have published COVID papers and data. We have signed the Wellcome agreement to make all research available freely, and to encourage preprints and sharing of data. content can be accessed via Elsevier's journal sites, and we list all new COVID content on the Healthcare Infection Society website for ease of access: be determined09/04/2020Jisc publisher surveyyes
Mary Ann LiebertNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchCollection of Liebert COVID-19 research content: 22+ articles from 9+ journalsAccess the collection of articlesTo be determined
McGraw-Hill MedicalNone (Open Access)COVID19 Research24+ entries on AccessMedicine COVID-19 Central to help teaching and learning online and to share the latest information on the COVID-19 global pandemicAccessMedicine COVID-19 CentralTo be determined
Microbiology SocietyNoneCOVID19 ResearchAll materials are available under whichever licence was selected by the authors at the time of publication, but has been made free to read if not under CC and has been deposited with PMC for text and data mining be determined02/04/2020Jisc publisher survey
NEJMNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchCoronavirus (Covid-19) related articles (35+)Coronavirus (Covid-19) Topic PageCovid-19 Case Reports are available in NEJM Resident 360, which is freely available to users at insttitutions with site licenses; professional translations of COVID19 articles into chinese and Deposit in CNKITo be determined
New York TimesNone (Requires Signup)COVID19 ResearchNew York Times' most up-to-date information and guidance on the coronavirus be determined09/04/2020ICOLC, Jisc publisher survey
OUPNone (Open Access)COVID19 Research1700+ of 2200+ Coronavirus articles made freely available in response to the pandemic; link to ~50+ list of the most pertinent resources2500+ Oxford-hosted freely available journal articles related to corona virusTo be determined
PNASNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchAll COVID-19 and coronavirus-related news, commentary, research and data is freely available to the public.Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) News and ResourcesTo be determined
RavenpackNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchRavenPack has made public its COVID-19 news monitoring dashboard.Coronavirus News MonitorNoneTo be determined
RCGPCOVID19 ResearchContent on COVID-19 is either © the publisher and made freely available or published open access (CC-BY) ©The Authors on or or or bjgplife.combjgp.orgTo be determined09/04/2020Jisc publisher survey
RCNiNoneCOVID19 Frontline resourceTo support the nursing community RCNi have developed a dedicated COVID-19 resource centre that is completely free to access for all nurses and frontline NHS staff working with coronavirus patients. be determined03/04/2020LIS-E-RESOURCES@JISCMAIL.AC.UK
RCNiNoneCOVID19 Frontline resourceStudents and nurses returning to clinical practice who are on the COVID-19 temporary register will need additional support and training, so we have also put together a collection of evidence-based articles and e-learning modules aimed especially at them. be determined03/04/2020LIS-E-RESOURCES@JISCMAIL.AC.UK
Royal Society PublishingNone (Open Access)COVID19 Research30+ Articles on research findings and data relevant to the covid-19 pandemic, plus 12+ issues on related themesList of articles and journal issues on COVID related themesTo be determined
ICOLC, Jisc publisher survey
RSCNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchAll articles on coronavirus research are freely available.Access Coronavirus Journal CollectionTo be determined
RSNA - Radiological Society of North AmericaNone (Open Access)COVID19 Research50+ Articles, 15+ cases, 4+ podcasts, and related resourcesList of articles with links to other formatsTo be determined03/04/2020ICOLC
SAGENone (Open Access)COVID19 Research150+ articles spanning science, technology, and medicine and in the social and behavioral sciencescurated collection of both medical and social and behavioral science related to the virus and more broadly on managing pandemicFast tracking new research submitted to our journals related to the current situation and publishing it open access while waiving APCsTo be determined02/04/2020ICOLC, Jisc publisher surveyyes
SIAMNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchThe SIAM Epidemiology Collection, focused on disease modeling, pandemics, and vaccines.SIAM Epidemiology CollectionFreely available to all for one year; For remote access needs, please contact service@siam.orgTo be determined03/04/2020ICOLC
Springer NatureNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchLatest coronavirus research & news itemsSARS-CoV2 and COVID-19Includes dozens of recent research articles, Reviews and Comments, Blogs and 6 recent booksTo be determined
Taylor & FrancisNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchCollection of 1400+ articles matching 'Coronavirus', 1150+ of which have been made open in response to the pandemicLink to articles on Taylor and Francis onlineTo Be Determined
University of Chicago Press, Journals ResearchWe host limited articles and book reviews of relevance. This content has been made freely available on a temporary basis (open-ended term) and may be used per our standard Terms & Conditions of Use: be determined03/04/2020Jisc publisher survey
WileyNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchMore than 5,300 Coronavirus-related articles and book chapters on Wiley Online
Also includes a link to Atypon-powered Scitrus, a free, real-time feed of the latest research and news on COVID-19To be determined, Jisc publisher surveyyes
Wolters KluwerNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchCurated information and resources that they have opened access to for the medical community, 3 links for Wolters Kluwer, Ovid, and UptoDateWolters Kluwer COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Resources including Ovid and UptoDateAlso via these pages: Ovid for Clinicians: UptoDate COVID 2019 entry: be determined
ASTM InternationalCOVID19 ResearchASTM standards and COVID19
Cambridge University PressCOVID19 ResearchMore than 80 relevant book chapters and journals articles with research related to the coronavirus. publisher surveyyes
CAS/SciFinderNoneCOVID19 Research
A range of resources and expertise openly available to support the fight against COVID-19
Publisher website
CytelNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchCytel has launched an open-access global COVID-19 Clinical Trial Tracker. The live dashboard offers an overview of all the trials taking place in the international effort to tackle the pandemic.Global Coronavirus COVID-19 Clinical Trial Tracker News 467
De GruyterNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchThere are 13 articles to date, in Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine and a few other journals. Most articles are free or Open Access. Whether the rest will be opened is to be confirmed.www.degruyter.com09/04/2020Jisc publisher survey
Euromonitor International
Registration requiredCOVID-19 news
On demand webinar - How Is COVID-19 Affecting The Top 10 Global Consumer Trends 2020? email
Euromonitor International
Registration requiredCOVID19 Research
Euromonitor's IPO Market Resilience Index Resilience Index analyses 79 stock exchanges across 100 countries to understand the relative performance of global IPO markets and their resilience against economic shocks, including COVID-1907/05/2020
Faculty OpinionsNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchOur Faculty have evaluated the literature relevant to the recent COVID-19 outbreak, and handpicked the most relevant and important research to help tackle this global crisis. To assist in addressing this pandemic we have made all recommendations of articles relating to COVID-19 and the coronavirus family freely available to access on Faculty Opinions. email
IETNoneCOVID19 ResearchFree access to research on areas relating to COVID-19, respiratory viruses, ventilators and ventilator components to help research efforts in the fight against the global pandemic. News 467
MarketLineNoneCOVID19 Research
Emerging Coronavirus Covid19, Executive Briefing report.
To request your copy, please email
Portland Press + Biochemical SocietyNone (Open Access)COVID19 ResearchWe have signed up to the Wellcome statement; paywalls on the group of relevant articles have been dropped and we are publishing all new articles on Covid-19 as OA articles by default (with a corresponding deposit of new OA papers to PMC). publisher surveyyes
PressReaderNoneCOVID-19 news
Free daily collection of news stories from around the world
Rockefeller University PressNone (accessible to all)
COVID19 Research
Rockefeller University Press stands with the scientific community as we collectively confront the COVID-19 pandemic. The Journal of Cell Biology (JCB), Journal of Experimental Medicine (JEM), and Journal of General Physiology (JGP) have taken proactive measures including signing the Wellcome statement that commits us to make peer-reviewed research articles relevant to the outbreak freely available; immediately share relevant research findings with the WHO with author knowledge upon journal submission; recommend authors post relevant research findings to preprint servers, and share final published data as rapidly and widely as possible; and make coronavirus-related publications and the available data supporting them immediately accessible in PubMed Central (PMC). (RUP deposits all articles in PubMed Central (PMC) and archives in LOCKSS/CLOCKSS and Portico on behalf of authors.) responseYes