COVID-19 Information Resources: Content Technology & Distribution Services

Copyright Clearance Center

Launched an Education Continuity License on behalf of rights holders to make it simple to authorize the use of copyrighted materials in any way necessary to support the continuation of education during the pandemic.


Launched a free COVID-19 Data Exchange Initiative.


OCLC’s COVID-19 page brings together resources and opportunities for online discussion and instruction to help library professionals continue to serve their communities during the pandemic. The page offers options to provide remote access to library collections. Resources include a growing list of freely available content, including recommended options to access this content made accessible by OCLC partners. An evolving list of resources maintained by WebJunction includes examples of how libraries are managing the COVID-19 crisis, links to other library-specific resource compilations and relevant events.