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Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Research and Scholarly Resources (incl. free)

This guide is created to introduce selected resources related to the current novel coronavirus outbreak

For Clinicians and Healthcare Professionals

Information For Clinicians and Healthcare Professionals

UpToDate Coronavirus Resources

For clinicians at the front lines of the outbreak who are seeking the most current, evidence-based clinical decision support, the Coronavirus topic on UpToDate is available free in two languages:


Best practice - Overview of novel coronavirus

BMJ coronavirus topic coverage

The Lancet

Pre-defined search results matching search keyword "coronavirus"

JAMA (The Journal of the American Medical Association)

JAMA Coronavirus Resource Center

The New England Journal of Medicine

A collection of articles and other resources on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak, including clinical reports, management guidelines, and commentary.


Updated topic summary on coronavirus from Dynamedan evidence-based medicine and clinical decision tool of EBSCO Health. Also, you may have a look at this EBSCO Health Notes "What Physicians Around the World Should Know About Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)".

APA Publishing (American Psychological Association)

Free articles from APA Publishing relevant to the topic of COVID-19

Zotero Library of COVID-19 Literature

A list of literature compiled by the Cushing/Whitney Medical Library of Yale School of Medicine.

MIT Press

Rapid Reviews: COVID-19 (RR:C19), an open access, rapid-review overlay journal on COVID-19 related research.

Finding Pre-prints

Fast-tracking preprints on coronavirus (Early-stage research)

Learn more at this blog on PLOS and this statement from the Wellcome Foundation on encouraging authors to post their preprints while submitting their papers to journals.

Publishers info on coronavirus

 Research Resources

A number of publishers have released their resources and publications related to this topic to the public.

The following Chinese resources are currently open to all under the current situation

Find most recent papers

Most Recent Articles on PubMed 

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