Government Information on COVID-19
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention is the national public health agency of the United States, and the leader of the U.S. COVID-19 health policy and research.
Federal Government Response to Coronavirus COVID-19
A list of links to federal agency actions, programs, and other responses to COVID-19 from business and employment help to scam prevention. Includes a helpful set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).
MInnesota Department of Health COVID-19 Website
Minnesota-specific COVID-19 case information and government guidance.
Note: Click on Situation Update to see case and testing statistics.
Interactive COVID-19 Charts, Maps, & Simulations
- Global Cases Dashboard (updated daily)
- Minnesota Cases Dashboard (updated daily)
- Why Coronavirus Outbreaks Spread Exponentially (simulation)
- Infection Trajectory by Country ("the curve") (updated daily)
- Various Charts and Statistics
Search for articles within the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Los Angeles Times, and Chicago Tribune.
Points of View Reference Center
Points of View Reference Center contains issue overviews and controversial essays on multiple sides of current issues.
Gale eBooks is a collection of full-text e-books including encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference books in biography, history, literature, medicine, and more.
Academic Search Premier is a multi-disciplinary database designed specifically for academic institutions. It includes articles from academic journals, popular magazines, and major newspapers.
JSTOR contains hundreds of scholarly journals from all disciplines. Full text coverage varies by journal.
Academic OneFile (Gale)
Academic OneFile offers sources on a wide range of topics from scholarly journals and magazines and newspapers.
Provides full text coverage of thousands of U.S. and international newspapers.
Book Search searches the listing of books and ebooks available at the Normandale Library.
Trouble finding sources?
Try another database or try Combined Search.
All of the library's online collections, organized by subject.
Combined Search helps find articles, books, and videos from the library collection.
Note: Combined Search currently only shows content that is accessible online. The Library's physical collection is temporarily unavailable due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Developing Keywords - from Monroe Community College Libraries, SUNY
Phrase Searching - from North Carolina State University Libraries
What Are Library Databases? - from Northeastern Illinois University Library
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