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COVID-19 Information Resources: Home

This guide covers many information resources on COVID-19 from a public health perspective. It is constantly being updated with new material, so check in often for the latest information.

Overview

COVID-19 is the official and abbreviated name for Coronavirus Disease 2019 named by World Health Organization (WHO) in February 2020, formerly called 2019-nCov. The virus that causes the outbreak of COVID-19 is named "severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2" or SARS-CoV-2 by the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses (ICTV) Coronaviridae Study Group (https://talk.ictvonline.org/).

The COVID-19 Resources Guide presents many resources at various levels including Rutgers university's updates on this pandemic. Visit back often as new information is being added. 

If you have any question, please feel free to contact the Health Sciences reference librarians by emailing to rbhs_reference@libraries.rutgers.edu.  

Latest News:

F.D.A. Clears First Home Saliva Test (by a Rutgers lab) for Coronavirus

Latest Updates and Tracking COVID-19

General Resources

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