VitalSource, along with more than 100 publishers and retailers announced a program this morning to provide access to more than 55,000 titles used in higher education for displaced students and faculty.
Main info page is: get.vitalsource.com/vitalsource-helps.
Cengage Higher Ed: has established a resource page to help locate your Cengage representative to enable free access to the following resources:
You can browse and borrow from the collection at archive.org/nel
The Internet Archive announces: As of today, March 24, 2020, the Internet Archive will suspend waitlists for the 1.4 million (and growing) books in our lending library by creating a National Emergency Library to serve the nation’s displaced learners. This suspension will run through June 30, 2020, or the end of the US national emergency, whichever is later, to meet students’ and readers’ needs while schools and libraries are closed at global scale.
This library brings together all the books from Phillips Academy Andover and Marygrove College, and much of Trent University’s collections, along with over a million other books donated from other libraries to readers worldwide that are locked out of their libraries.
Read more at: blog.archive.org/2020/03/24/ann…
Our books portal, Open Library, offers ways to search by genre, author and more. https://openlibrary.org/
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Free access to COVID-19 research resources: Wiley has made more than 5,000 COVID-19-related articles freely available in support of the global efforts in diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. As always, you can access our Wiley Online Library Training hub should you need any tips on the platform.