For more than 65 years, Gale, a Cengage company, has partnered with librarians and educators around the world to build connections between content, technology, and people to further discoveries and insights for all. Today, we continue to support our partners and communities as they rapidly shift to online learning during this global crisis. We’re offering open access to some of our most comprehensive resources for learning anywhere, at any time.

If you're looking for additional digital content and technology, and don't have access to these resources through your library,  please use the links below for direct access to:

  • Learning-focused resources to maintain academic continuity from home
  • Credible research on timely topics related to health and global issues
  • Coming soon! Lesson plans, activities, and more helpful materials

A Quick Note on Access:
Bookmark and share this landing page URL for immediate access to what you need. If  prompted to enter a password, use the password open. Be sure to visit often. We’re working quickly to update this page as more materials become available. If you are an educator looking for additional tools and support, visit our COVID-19 partner support center.


Click on the icons or links below for immediate access to these educational resources for students from pre-K through undergraduate.

Miss Humblebee's Academy is an interactive kindergarten-readiness program that introduces children ages three to six to key concepts in math, science, social studies, language and literacy, art, and music. It’s as challenging as it is fun!

Kids InfoBits introduces elementary school students to database searching with easy-to-use resources featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.

Gale In Context: Middle School combines reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and more for students in middle grades.

Gale In Context: High School provides grades 9–12 with content aligned to national and state curriculum standards to help with papers, projects, and presentations, while empowering student development of critical thinking and information literacy skills.

Gale In Context: College offers interdisciplinary content for undergraduate students that reinforces skill development in problem-solving, communication, collaboration, creativity, and innovation.

Gale In Context: Canada is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a broad range of Canadian topics, people, places, and events.


Gale endorses the use of resources from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) to ensure up-to-the-minute accuracy during this quickly evolving pandemic. For a broader understanding and context, we curated the following resources to aid understanding around the coronavirus, coronavirus infections, COVID-19, pandemic preparedness, public health and infectious disease, and more. (Best-suited for high school and above.)

Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics Collection
The Gale eBooks: Coronavirus & Global Pandemics Collection helps learners better understand global viruses, pandemics, epidemics, outbreaks, and more.

Gale In Context: Global Issues - Pandemic Preparedness
Gale In Context: Global Issues supports global awareness and provides a global perspective empowering learners to critically analyze and understand the most important issues of the modern world.

Gale Health and Wellness – Coronavirus
Gale Health and Wellness is a comprehensive consumer health resource that provides authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues.

Gale In Context: Science - Viruses
Gale In Context: Science provides contextual information on hundreds of todays most significant science topics. Also supports virtual science instruction.

Gale Interactive: Science - Coronavirus
Gale Interactive: Science pairs high-quality digital content with interactive 3D models and empowers instructors to lead virtual science labs and lessons.