COVID-19 resources for reporters

Science-based resources for journalists covering COVID-19, including downloadable video, quotes from experts, and an infographic on cases and deaths by county and state you can easily embed on your site.

To help reporters cover the pandemic, SciLineā€¦
hosts online Media Briefings for reporters;
arranges one-on-one interviews with Experts on Camera;
sends commonly asked questions to scientists and posts their answers as Quotes from Experts.

COVID-19: Cases and Deaths by County and State
Using daily data provided by The New York Times, SciLine has designed an infographic tool to help local reporters track the number of COVID-19 cases and deaths at the state and county level.


Writing about COVID-19

As well as building up a resource of information and analysis on COVID-19, we want to ensure that we pass on any tips about what can go wrong when writing about this subject: and how to get it right! If you have experience in writing about this area and feel you have advice that would help others, please contact us at:

We’d also like to hear from you at that address if you would like to regularly contribute links to the site. If you just want to suggest links on an occasional basis, please send them to: