COVID-19 & Learning Continuity

Due to COVID-19 pandemic, various vendors and publishers have opened up a number of resources for learning continuity. The library staff has compiled the list and will be adding more resources. The list has been organized according to programs and courses offered at HU. The resources are available for a limited time and the list will be updated accordingly.

Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

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Science and Engineering

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Bio World Articles Direct You can stay on top of all the latest COVID-19 news with complimentary access to curated BioWorld articles. Coverage includes breaking research, clinical, regulatory and business development news – 400+ articles published to date. The collection also reaches back to 1991.


Access to Cortellis platform


Articles Direct We are making it easier to discover latest research published on Coronavirus from WOS. Along with the research articles from WOS, we are also offering free access to Cortellis Drug Discovery Intelligence which includes drug pipelines, disease briefings, experimental pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, animal models, targets and more. Also, we recently made available access to Cortellis Generics Intelligence to help identify alternative API manufacturers based on their location or capability amongst other criteria.


Business Premium Collection Articles, Book Chapters Direct The most comprehensive business offering, comprising all content from: ABI/INFORM Collection; Accounting, Tax and Banking Collection; Asian and European Business Collection; Business Market Research Collection; and Entrepreneurship Database.

Coverage: 1971 – current


IEEE Xplore Articles Direct Articles and standards from the IEEE Xplore digital library that may help researchers understand and manage different aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic are now free to access.


Spectrum Special Report: Technology and Coronavirus Articles Direct From IEEE Spectrum: The latest coverage on technology to fight the pandemic, and the pandemic’s impact on tech.


IEEE Open Journal of Engineering Articles Direct The IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology has initiated a fast-track review and publication mechanism for COVID-19 related research, data, and analysis.




Videos Direct IEEEtv is an award winning, internet-based television network delivering special interest programming about technology and engineering for IEEE members & fans. Here you can find conference presentations, technology special reports, interviews with technology leaders, podcasts and more.


Pre-University Resources


Teaching Resources / Lesson Plans Direct IEEE Educational Activities continues to offer online instruction and IEEE’s pre-university educational resources may be of assistance to families of students whose classroom activities have been disrupted.


Career Preparation, Soft Skills Development and Enhancement

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LinkedIn Direct LinkedIn has announced a number of free courses to support learning during COVID-19 lockdown. The courses are structured according to the needs of varied audience and skill set requirements.