COVID-19 Library Resources

Students/Public

Utilizing Pearson’s eTextbook Tools: Tips for Success: Virtual learning tips from students, for students- From Pearson Education

5 tips to keep motivated when learning online- From Pearson Education

RESOURCES TO SUPPORT STUDENT SUCCESS THROUGH COVID-19 DISRUPTION- From Credo HigherEd

Resources Students Need During the COVID-19 Pandemic- From CollegeExpress

Tips to Help College Students During the COVID-19 Pandemic- From McLean’s College Mental Health Program

53 Virtual Activity Ideas to Keep College Students Engaged During COVID-19- From Presence

Brazoria County Library System Library Resources - BCLS has virtual offerings, including e-books, audiobooks, e-comics and movies/ tv shows, through the e-Branch tab on their website.

Gale Courses- From Brazoria County Library System. Offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online.  Free for BCLS cardholders in good standing.

COLLEGE PLANNING RESOURCES DURING COVID-19- From Estrela Consulting

Parents with K-12 students at home

Virtual Learning Options - From Teachingbooks

Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions due to School Closings- From Amazing Educational Resources

Free access to some at home learning resources during school closure- From education.com

5 Free Online Learning Programs for Kids to Do at Home- From parents.com

32 totally free educational resources for kids stuck at home- From USA Today

Scholastic Learn at Home: Free Resources for School Closures- From Scholastic

100 Free Online Distance Learning Resources for Kids at Home- From Online Schools Report

60 Free Educational Websites Parents Can Access While Schools Are Closed- From Popsugar

11 Free Resources For High School Students To Get Ahead While School Is Out- From Forbes.com

30 Free Virtual Learning Resources for COVID-19 School Closures- From Cara Carroll

Brazoria County Library System Virtual Story Times- Monday- Thursday the 12 library branches offer an online storytime (start times vary between 10:15am-11am). Go to the Hours and Locations tab, click a branch (i.e. Lake Jackson) and scroll down to the Find Us on Facebook link for specific branch online storytime information.   

Faculty/ Staff

https://archive.org/details/nationalemergencylibrary- 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. 

Free access to JoVE Education through June 15th. JOVE offers science education and videos.

Health Reference Series Online.  For free access click add to cart and use code HRSO at checkout. Free access from now through April 30th

 Give your students access to Pearson digital materials through the remainder of the term at no additional charge

58 free higher ed resources during coronavirus pandemic- From University Business

Faculty Home Work- From INSIDE HIGHER ED

Retaining High-Risk Students Amid the Coronavirus- From INSIDE HIGHER ED

Free textbooks and online higher ed learning resources during the COVID-19 pandemic- From Stand Together

 

Information on Coronavirus

BRAZORIA COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT (BCHD)

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)- From Washington University (in St. Louis)

EBSCO: https://www.ebsco.com/covid-19-resources

Gale: https://www.gale.com/covid19support

ProQuest: https://www.proquest.com/products-services/related/Coronavirus-Outbreak-Authoritative-Resources.html

Credo: https://plainview.brazosport.edu:2110/search/all?searchPhrase=coronavirus