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Covid-19 Resources for Folklorists


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The list of resources below is being actively compiled from a variety of sources by CFS staff to assist folklorists as they navigate the Covid-19 pandemic. We thank everyone who has provided crucial information to build this list for our folklore colleagues, community partners, friends, and collaborators. Email suggestions for additions to patterson.493@osu.edu. 

Folklorists, Archivists, Cultural Leaders & Communities Respond to the Pandemic

Socially Distanced Fieldworking & Interviewing

Cultural & Educational Resources

Essays, Articles & Tip Sheets

Documentation Projects

Archival Collections & Guides

Guidelines and Updates from Folk and Traditional Arts & Humanities Organizations

Relief for Artists & Culture Workers

Additional FREE Online Cultural & Educational Resources

FREE Online News Resources & Compilations

  • Numerous news publishers are offering free online access to Covid-19-related articles
  • Duke University Press is offering free online access to books and journal articles related to pandemics
  • Humanities COVID-19 Syllabus on Northeastern University Humanities Center website

OSU Updates, emerging policies, and resources


National & Global Resources