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The guide provides useful resources on public health.

Outbreak of COVID-19

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 (

Visit the COVID-19 Information Resources research guide or click the COVID-19 Resources tab in this guide to view many resources at various levels including Rutgers University's updates on this pandemic. Visit back often as new information is being added. 

Public Health LibGuide

"Public health promotes and protects the health of people and the communities where they live, learn, work and play." (American Public Health Association  Are you looking for public health resources that are available to you? This research guide provides you with various types of resources that are related to pubic health, including select databases, e-books, e-journels, and websites. It also lists some of the library services offered to you as a Rutgers user. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you need a consultation session on literature searching, systematic reviews, citation management, and other research support services.

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Information & Education Librarian in Health Sciences

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Yingting Zhang
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