Provides information about preparing for a pandemic. Includes:
- Library-specific policy suggestions
- Resources on pandemic education, prevention and preparation.
Some of the resources are specific to influenza outbreaks but can be used to inform decisions on pandemic prevention and preparedness. [Last Checked: 27/04/20]
Includes resources for those suddenly moving to online teaching
Key Resources for Libraries in responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
Links to the professional literature highlighting the work that Health Librarians are doing during the pandemic.
Reflections on the Roles of Librarians and Information Professionals: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/hir.12307
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 https://doi.org/10.1111/hir.12311 (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Shokraneh F, Ruseel-Rose T. Lessons from COIVD-9 to future evidence synthesis efforts: first living search strategy and out of date scientific publishing and indexing industry.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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