COVID-19 Knowledge Centres

We will add here links to various COVID-19 Knowledge Centres that are maintained around the world.

We will consider with priority those that are collecting peer-reviewed literature


This section represents only a collection of links. Please engage with the authors, publishers and institutional repository managers for further information.

We are not responsible for the content that is placed in these knowledge centres.


We would like to thank all those that created such Knowledge Centres and who shared information about similar ones.

The European COVID-19 Data Portal

National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C), USA

- a partnership among the NCATS-supported Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program hubs and the National Center for Data to Health (CD2H)

IP Australia Patent Analytics Hub: the free package of global interactive patent data visualisations on technologies important in the COVID-19

The Joint European Roadmap towards lifting COVID-19 containment measures

(May 16th, 2020)


Our World in Data

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) – Statistics and Research

Max Roser, Hannah Ritchie, Esteban Ortiz-Ospina (2020)

Johns Hopkins University and Medicine


European Research Area (ERA) Corona Platform


Retraction Watch: Retracted coronavirus (COVID-19) papers

(USA) White House Call to Action to the Tech Community on New Machine Readable COVID-19 Dataset


COVID-19 Open Research Dataset (CORD-19)

Joint Database from Allen Institute for AI, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), Georgetown University’s Center for Security and Emerging Technology (CSET), Microsoft, and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health

The OpenCovid19 Initiative (open source methodologies to safely test for the presence of SARS-CoV-2)

BBMRI-ERIC response to COVID-19

Resources from BioBanks across Europe available for research on COVID-19

SPARC Europe: The Coronavirus and Open Science.

A Collection of Reads and Open use cases

COVIDbase (a work-in-progress curated list of projects, news, and data related to COVID-19)

Coronavirus Tech Handbook

Tekiu (London)  monitoring Solutions for COVID-19: Funding calls

COVID-19 and Citizen Science (a collective effort of citizen science practitioners from across the globe)

Select Research Funding Opportunities related to Coronavirus (COVID-19) curated by ExLibris and Research Professional

Research Professional (COVID-19) by ExLibris

WHO's Database: Global research on coronavirus disease (COVID-19)


BMJ Coronavirus (covid-19): Latest news and resources

Springer Nature SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19


Elsevier’s free health and medical research on novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

Wolters Kluwer Global Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology Online Network



Wiley Covid-19: Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

Chongqing VIP Information

Cell Press Coronavirus Resource Hub

The Lancet Coronavirus Resource Centre

NEJM's Coronavirus (Covid-19)


The American Society for Microbiology's Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

Karger Publishers: Topic Article Package: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Taylor & Francis Coronavirus (COVID-19) reading list


Oxford University Press resources on coronavirus and related topics

Cambridge University Coronavirus Free Access Collection


Cambridge University Press: Free access to Academic textbooks on Cambridge Core

(free to access online until May 31st, 2020)

China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI): Latest books and audios of fighting against COVID-19 through CNKI-eBooks (Intl) platform.

(free to access until May 31st, 2020)

Wellcome's  Statement on data sharing in public health emergencies (2016)


OCLC's Libraries and the Coronavirus: Evolving Information and Resources

Georgetown University's Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center

NPR's 'Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus'

The Indianapolis Public LIbrary's Book Suggestions & Tips for Talking to Kids about the Coronavirus

(USA) CDC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

(USA) CDC: Center for Disease Control and Prevention - Information for Laboratories

Cell Press Coronavirus Resource Hub

Fred Hutch: Science papers you should be reading about the coronavirus

Corona Data Scraper (with great 3D and 2D visualisations and Julyter Notebook)

OpenCovid19 initiative (collectively developing open-source and low-cost tools and methodologies that are safe and easy to use to fight the Covid19 Pandemic).

The Association of American Publishers (AAP) catalogues COVID-19 actions from US publishers in the trade and scholarly sectors.

Statement on the Global COVID-19 Pandemic and Its Impact on Library Services and Resources

Projects from JOGL (Just One Giant Lab)

COVID-19 Symptom Tracker (UK) 

This is an example of a UK app working with citizens to identify those at risk sooner.


Dedicated volunteer data scientists and bioinformaticians from around the world offering support to clinicians / virologists / immunologists to find fast and free help from data science experts to crunch numbers.

The Economist’s coverage of the coronavirus


International Safety Equipment Association Knowledge Center

International Safety Equipment Association - FEMA guidelines for critical PPE, specifically eye and face protection, amid COVID-19 pandemic

CORD-19 (COVID-19 Open Research Dataset from Allen Institute for AI and their partners)

COVID-19 map and dashboard provided by Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering.

Access here the full resources from Johns Hopkins CORONAVIRUS RESOURCE CENTER: