Coronavirus Resource at the Library

A curated list of useful Coronavirus Resources.

Text COVIDMA to 888-777 to get Massachusetts government updates about the coronavirus on your phone

International, National and State Resources

World Health Organization: Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak – Current information on the disease worldwide.

Centers for Disease Control: Coronavirus Disease 2019 – The US Government’s information source

The National Libraries of Medicine: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Run by the National Institutes of Health the NLM is the worlds larges medical library

MA State Department of Health: COVID-19 Cases, Quarantine and Monitoring – Current information on Coronavirus at the state level.

WBUR Arts Desk: Boston Area Arts And Culture Institutions Closings and Event Cancellations – This is a list curated by Boston Public Radio mostly focused on museums and cultural institutions in Boston.

Library Resources

All of these resources can be accessed from home with an internet connection and a library card number

News Sources

These are searchable newspapers that have been transcribed from the print versions.
Boston Globe

New York Times

Danvers Herald

Newspaper Source

Medical Databases

These are databases of articles geared towards medical topics.
Health Reference Center Academic

Health and Wellness Resource Center


Complete List of Library Digital Resources

Something To Take Your Mind Off Coronavirus For Awhile

Kanopy – Watch documentaries, art house films and indie films. Watch up to 10 movies a month with a Danvers library card.

Hoopla – Ebooks, Audiobooks, Movies, Music and Graphic Novels for computers and mobile devices.

Overdrive – Ebooks, Audiobooks and eMagazines! for computers and mobile devices.