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Free E-Resources : COVID-19

This is a list of E-Resources offered by various vendors during Covid-19 pandemic.

Free E-Resources : COVID-19

This guide compiles newly available resource, either by trial or offered by vendors to aid in remote and online teaching during COVID-19 pandemic crisis. 


  • Current Digest of the Chinese Press Digital Archive ( Trial access until 12/15/2020) : This weekly serial publication launched early in 2012 provides English translations of timely articles selected from domestic Chinese news publications. It contains issues dating from 2011-present.
  • Coronavirus Research Database (Free resource) : This database is created by ProQuest to help libraries support the crucial research needed now to fight COVID-19 as well as support distance learning for their patrons.
  • Drama Online ( Trial access until 10/14/2020) : This database introduces the most iconic names in playwriting history, providing contextual and critical background through scholarly works and practical guides.
  • Izvestiia Digital Archive ( Trial access until  12/15/2020) : Izvestiia (Известия) Digital Archive covers the "complete archive" of Izvestiia (Известия), from its founding in 1917 through present. The database presents "the Kremlin’s newspaper of record" as full-image text searchable files.
  • JSTOR Open Access Books : This collection of Open Access eBooks from various publishers, including Brill, Cornell University Press, De Gruyter, and University of California Press.
  • JSTOR Open Access Journals : This collection of Open Access journals cover topical areas in sustainability and security studies, and offer broad coverage in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.
  • LAW360 : This database provides legal news and current awareness tools in a wide variety of law practice areas. It is updated every business day.
  • NewspaperARCHIVE ( Trial access until 10/01/2020) : This database includes historical and genealogical information for more than 400 years of family history, small-town events, world news and more.
  • Ogonek Digital Archive ( Trial access until  12/15/2020) : The digital archive of Ogonek (Огонек) contains full-text issues of the Russian illustrated magazine. The collection covers issues dating from 1923 to 2017. The archive is full-image with fully searchable text.
  • PoliticoPro ( Trial access until 09/30/2020) : This database provides legislative and regulatory insights (including appropriations, defense, energy and more), data tools and other resources for governmental policy research.
  • ProQuest Recent Newspapers: American Banker ( Trial access until 09/30/2020) : American Banker is a daily trade newspaper and website covering the financial services industry. The content is available as page or article images of recent years from 2009 to April 2020.
  • ProQuest Recent Newspapers: The New York Times ( Trial access until 09/30/2020) :  The New York Times, published in New York City, is the largest metropolitan newspaper in the United States. The content is available as page or article images of recent years from 2009 to April 2020.
  • ProQuest Recent Newspapers: The Wall Street Journal ( Trial access until 09/30/2020) : The Wall Street Journal provides access to news, information, commentary, and analysis with an emphasis on business and financial news. The content is available as page or article images of recent years from 2009 to April 2020.

  • The Japan News Digital Archive ( Trial access until  12/15/2020) : The Japan News provides access to the English-language daily from the publisher The Yomiuri Shimbun. This newspaper archive includes issues covering the period of 1955-present.

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