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#COVID-19 Updates

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Audible Launches Audible Stories for Children and Teens While School is Out

Looking for ways to entertain kids and teens at home? Audible has launched Audible Stories, a free service that offers family-friendly educational and entertaining audiobook content.

Haymarket Books Offering 10 Free Ebooks to Support Social Distancing

You can now download ten free ebooks on social and economic justice from Haymarket Books to read while social distancing.

You Can Now Catalog Unlimited Books For Free With LibraryThing

Good news quarantined bookworms: LibraryThing is now free! Add, catalog, and organize unlimited books while stuck at home.

Chicago Public Libraries Need To Close Now To Save Lives

Why are Chicago Public Library branches still open to the public during this global health crisis?

12 of the Best Cookbooks for Quarantine Cooking and Prep

Whether you need to put together a shopping list, stock up the pantry, or use what you've got, these quarantine cookbooks are here to help.

Kidlit Combats Coronavirus

Nicole and Matthew discuss the COVID-19 pandemic through the lens of racism and social media, how the virus is impacting school kids and families, and how the kidlit community is responding.

Comix Chronicling the Time of COVID-19

Artists and writers are chronicling their journey with COVID-19 in interesting and thought-provoking ways. Pass the time with these COVID-19 comics.

Quiz: Which 500+ Page Book Should You Read While You’re Quarantined?

If you too are stuck at home, we've got some long and compelling books you might be interested in picking up to help pass the time.

Powell’s and McNally Jackson Staff Laid Off Amidst COVID-19 Closures

The two major independent booksellers are laying off employees as they close their physical shops in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Free Resources on the Coronavirus Pandemic to Help You Stay Informed

We've rounded up free resources on the coronavirus pandemic to help you stay informed, from news outlets and newsletters to podcasts and more.