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Purdue Libraries  Fall  2020 Reopening Plans

Featured Sites and Documents: Build Back Better Biden Transition Website

COVID Vaccine Data Tracker is a CDC  data set providing vaccine rates by state.

Vaccines Development 101 is a  Food  and Drug Administration resource describing the vaccine approval process

 The Fiscal  and Economic Impacts of  Federal Onshore Oil and Gas Lease Moratorium and Drilling Ban Policies is a Wyoming Energy Authority publication. (Dec. 2020)

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Pandemic  Responder Stories

Watch this Dec. 17, 2020 NASA video on the Jupiter and Saturn planetary conjunction.

Oct. 14, 2020 CDC Resources on Potential COVID-19 Vaccines


The U.S. Blood Supply and the COVID-19 Response in Brief (August 26, 2020 CRS report)

White House Guidelines for Opening  America Again (April 16, 2020)

Back on Track IndianaThe Indiana State Coronavirus recovery plan. (May 1, 2020)

Centers for Disease Control July 24, 2020 Guidance on Returning to School

 World Health Organization (WHO). See the coronavirus mythbusters section on this United Nations affiliated organization's homepage. Use extreme caution in interpreting this agency's reporting on China and the coronavirus.

Centers for Disease Control guidance on using face coverings

Clinical Trials (National Library of Medicine website featuring  links to information on coronavirus trials being  conducted in the U.S. and internationally.  Listing a trial DOES NOT NECESSARILY mean the U.S. has evaluated trial contents

Coronavirus is a Centers for Disease Control resource on this respiratory illness emerging in China.

Coronavirus Task Force (White House)

Defense Dept.  Operation  Warp Speed

Disaster Labs:  How American States Use Partnerships to Manage the Unthinkable is a 2020 Marine Corps University Press publication

U.S. Education Dept. Coronavirus Resources

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Coronavirus Resources

EPA List N:   Disinfectants for Use Against Coronavirus

Federal Reserve Bank St Louis Coronavirus Timeline and Accompanying Federal Reserve Actions

Dept. of Health & Human Services HIPAA, Civil Rights, & COVID-19

Strategic National Stockpile

Dept. of Health & Human Services Community Based Testing Sites

Google Community Mobility Maps Chart community mobility trends over time by geography, retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacy, parks, transportation, work, and residential.  May not include rural counties.  

House Foreign Affairs Committee Minority Report on COVID-19, China, and the World Health Organization (June 12,  2020)

House Select Subcommittee on the  Coronavirus Crisis

Justice Dept. Coronavirus Resources including steps for  reporting coronavirus fraud

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Coronavirus Resources

Indiana Dept. for Workforce Development Coronavirus Resources

Indiana Family & Social Services Administration Coronavirus Resources

Be Well Indiana (Mental health resources from Indiana Family &  Social Services Administration)

Indiana Small Business Development Center Coronavirus Resources

Indiana State Dept. of Education Coronavirus Resources

Indiana State Dept. of Health Coronavirus Cases (includes maps showing case spread by county)

National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases Coronavirus Resources

National Science Foundation Coronavirus Information & Guidance

General Information  (About Purdue Libraries Government Information Resources)


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