Database of the Week: COVID-19 in America

The database of the week is COVID-19 in America: Response, Issues, and the Law, a new database in the library's collection. This online resource contains information about how COVID-19 has impacted public health, economics, society, and the world. Through it, you can peruse hundreds of Congressional Research Service (CRS) and Government Accountability Office (GAO) reports, which are updated regularly as the situation evolves. It also includes a curated list of relevant scholarly articles and external links to supplement research
To find COVID-19 in America, or any of the other 445+ databases available in the library's online collection, go to All of our research databases are available in this alphabetized list. The library also provides specialized guides with suggested resources for each academic department and more. 
If you are off campus, you will need to login with your Kenyon username/password and DUO. For more information on off-campus access, please watch our video on Off-Campus Login and Linking to Full-Text, one of the Middle Path Minute videos in the library's tutorial series on YouTube. 
All of our research databases are available in this alphabetized list. The library also provides guides to resources for each area of study. 
If you have any questions about using any database or on how to find more library resources, don't hesitate to email a librarian or contact the library's Research & Reference Desk.
The library staff is available to help you, whether you are on-campus or studying remotely. The Research & Reference Desk is available daily (hours vary) via chat, text (740-444-4031), and email ( You may also make an appointment with a librarian for one-on-one help. The Research & Reference Desk, which is located in Library B, will not be physically open this semester. All assistance will be done remotely.