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2019 Novel Coronavirus/COVID-19

Coronavirus/COVID-19 News

The World Health Organization says we are experiencing an "infodemic" of widespread misinformation as well as a pandemic. The threat of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) makes it more important than ever that we use credible sources to help us make decisions for our health and safety. Have a look at these resources to help you find and evaluate a source before you use it or share it.

News Literacy LibGuide

Visit our larger News Literacy LibGuide for more resources on evaluating sources and fact-checking.

Mythbusting and Fact Checking COVID-19

Evaluating Sources with RADAR Video

Politifact's Misinformation Handbook for Epidemics

Misinformation Handbook: Epidemics