Due to increased online instruction as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many publishers and content providers have temporarily expanded access to online resources free of charge. Use this guide to take advantage of expanded access to online resources bestowed by publishers and content providers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Browse, search, and access all of the library's online content in OneSearch and the databases page.
For the latest information about library services and operations, visit University Library COVID-19 Updates and Online Support.
Books and Textbooks
National Emergency Library
A collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centers, and libraries are closed.
University of Michigan Press
To support remote teaching and research during the COVID-19 global health event, titles in this collection are free-to-read until August 31, 2020.
Journals and Databases
PolicyMap - Special Edition: COVID19
PolicyMap is providing free access to some of the most important data related to the COVID-19 pandemic within this BETA tool.
Use Social Explorer to visualize and interact with data, create maps, charts, reports and downloads that help you reach your goals. Explore hundreds of thousands of built-in data indicators related to demography, economy, health, politics, environment, crime and more. Easily add your own data for further impact.
Complimentary access to Social Explorer is available through June 30, 2021.
Interlibrary Services Borrowing
Interlibrary Services Borrowing is working remotely and can STILL provide articles and book chapters from electronic holdings. This department is part of a large consortium of academic and public libraries across the U.S. who are also ALL working remotely. They can access their electronic holdings. Submit those kinds of requests as you normally have done through our ILS system.
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