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Coronavirus COVID-19 Resources

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A compilation of resources for Coronavirus COVID-19 for museums and informal science education institutions including safety practices, closures, digital engagement, evaluation resources, and more.

Revised September 26, 2023

We know many NISE Network partners are working to slow the spread of Coronavirus COVID-19 and protect your communities. We want you to know that the safety of your staff, volunteers, and public audiences is of the utmost importance to all of us in the NISE Network.  Our thoughts are with those affected by the coronavirus across the globe, and we hope that all of you are staying healthy, safe, and informed about the latest changes.

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Vaccine Museum and Educational Resources

A compilation of COVID-19 Vaccine resources for museums including science communication approaches and public engagement about viruses and vaccines.



Coronavirus museum resources

We wanted to make sure you are aware of these resources in this rapidly changing situation: 



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NISE Network Online Workshop Recordings

Communication and Messaging

Effective science communication messages and resources:

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Posters and Signage

Nanotechnology and Coronavirus

Current Science Resources about Coronavirus COVID-19 

Viruses and Coronavirus videos and activities for the public

Resources for public engagement about viruses and vaccines: 



Do Science At Home resources

We've selected a few things that are not materials-intensive that many families may be able to try at home. If your institution is attempting to engage with audiences virtually, check out these and other resources from the NISE Network:

Resources for digital public engagement

Public perceptions and audience research

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Evaluation and research 

Tips for working from home and online public engagement