For LKS Staff

Evidence Sources For Patients and Public


See information around Adapting the Workplace

See COVID-19 Current Awareness

See COVID-19 Search Bank – a central repository for literature searches on COVID-19.

See Free e-Resources during Pandemic

 See Misinformation  with links to fact checking sites, dealing with COVID-19 disinformation and social media and misinformation

See Information from LKS Professional Bodies on COVID-19

See information and support around Wellbeing and  Working from Home


Coronavirus: Learning for the Health and Care Workforce

Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare (HEE e-LfH) programme.  Includes key materials to help the health and care workforce respond to Coronavirus.

Health Education England: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information from HEE for the Healthcare Workforce.

Social Distancing in the Library Poster

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Professional Literature

Links highlighting the work that Health Librarians are doing during the pandemic.

Reflections on the Roles of Librarians and Information Professionals:

Ashrafi-Rizi H, Kazempour Z. Information Typology in Coronavirus (COVID-19) Crisis; a Commentary. Arch Acad Emerg Med. 2020;89(1):e19. (Open Access)

Naeem SB, Bhatti R. The COVID-19 ‘infodemic’: a new front for  information professionals. Health Info Libr J. 2020 (Open Access)

Shokraneh F. Keeping up with studies on COVID-19: systematic search strategies and resources. BMJ 2020;369:m1601. (Open Access)

Shokraneh F, Ruseel-Rose T. Lessons from COIVD-9 to future evidence synthesis efforts: first living search strategy and out of date scientific publishing and indexing industry. J Clin Epi. 2020. (Open Access)

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