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Pandemics and COVID-19

Credible info on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak as well as background information on pandemics.








The illness caused by the novel coronavirus has been named CoViD-19 by the World Health Organization. The virus has been renamed "SARS-CoV-2" (see

Important to Know

Academic/Scholarly Resources for Research


Want to cite this interactive map in a paper? We suggest using NoodleTools & choosing born-digital map as the citation type.  

  • For publisher, use the organization's name, HealthMap.
  • For webpage title, use COVID-19
  • Date: use today's date since the map is updated daily. 
  • For location, use the URL:


"COVID-19." HealthMap, 29 Mar. 2021, Interactive map. 


COVID-19 [Interactive map]. (2021, March 29). HealthMap.