On the web

PBS Learning Media
May 7, 2020

PBS Learning Media provides free and direct access to thousands of classroom-ready, curriculum-targeted digital resources while working to improve teacher effectiveness and student achievement....

Our World in Data: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
April 24, 2020

A collaborative effort between researchers at the University of Oxford and the nonprofit Global Change Data Lab, Our World in Data focuses on the large problems and long-lasting changes that gradually reshape societies around the globe, including poverty, disease, hunger, climate change, war, and inequality....

HeadspaceNY
April 8, 2020

New Yorkers at the center of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States can access a specially-curated collection of guided, evidence-based meditations,  at-home mindfulness workouts, and other content designed to help them deal with virus-related stress and anxiety....

Coronavirus in the United States: Mapping COVID-19 (USAFacts)
March 24, 2020

With the aim of increasing understanding of where and how quickly COVID-19 is spreading and how it could impact families, commerce, and travel, USAFacts, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, has developed an interactive map that tracks the coronavirus outbreak from coast to coast....

CDC: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Resource Page
February 28, 2020

The Center for Disease Control's dedicated novel coronavirus disease portal offers information about the public health agency's efforts to prevent, treat, and mitigate the impact of COVID-19 in the United States....

African American History Month
February 13, 2020

A collaborative project of the Library of Congress, the National Archives and Records Administration, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Gallery of Art, the National Park Service, the Smithsonian Institution, and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, the African American History Month portal pays tribute to the generations of African Americans who fought to be recognized and treated as full citizens in America....

Metabiota's Epidemic Tracker
January 30, 2020

With the aim of making the world more resilient to public health and related financial threats, the Metabiota Epidemic Tracker provides open, focused data on emerging and ongoing disease outbreaks globally....

Climate Safe Neighborhoods
January 15, 2020

Through its Trusts initiative, Groundwork USA explores the relationship between historical race-based housing segregation and the current and predicted impacts of climate change....

Meyer Foundation Racial Equity Toolkit
December 31, 2019

A relatively new addition to the Meyer Foundation website, the Racial Equity Toolkit was created to share more widely the strategies the D.C.-based foundation has employed to advance racial equity in its region....

AARP Livability Index
December 18, 2019

With the aim of informing and encouraging people to take action to make their communities more livable, AARP's Livability Index is the first tool of its kind to measure livability, broadly defined, at the neighborhood level....

Getty Publications Virtual Library
December 4, 2019

In 2014, Getty Publications launched a Virtual Library with more than two hundred and fifty titles spanning the organization's forty-year publishing history. The library has since grown to include more than three hundred titles and has generated nealry four hundred thousand unique downloads of its PDFs....

World Inequality Database
November 20, 2019

The World Inequality Database provides open and convenient access to the most extensive available database on the historical evolution of the world distribution of income and wealth, both within countries and between countries....

City Innovation
November 5, 2019

Developed by Bloomberg Philanthropies in partnership with OECD, the City Innovation website helps policy makers, elected officials, academics, and others understand how municipalities are using innovation to deliver better results for their residents....