There are a number of key information sources relating to COVID-19 research in Scotland and the rest of the UK.
Scottish research resources
Chief Scientist Office (CSO) - Rapid research in COVID-19 programme
Provides information about a number of academic research projects submitted to the Chief Scientist Office, covering priority COVID-19 research areas.
UNCOVER - Usher Network for COVID-19 Evidence Reviews
A network of population health researchers and information specialists, the website includes a register of rapid reviews and support for the rapid review process.
NHS Research Scotland - Coronavirus research information
Includes details of current COVID-19 research, vaccine studies and guidance for researchers.
Volunteer Scotland - COVID-19 research
Research evidence on Scotland’s volunteering response to the COVID-19 crisis and recovery phase.
Voluntary Health Scotland
A collection of information, news and blogs relevant to voluntary health organisations or others involved in public health.
Third Sector Research Forum - Research about the response to COVID-19
The Third Sector Research Forum (TSRF) has collated a range of research sources that may be of use to third sector organisations and funders
The Knowledge Network COVID-19 (Coronavirus) information>
Provides links to a range of evidence and CPD resources for the health and care workforce in Scotland.
UK-wide research resources
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) - NIHR response to COVID-19
The NIHR plays a critical role in terms of funding, enabling and delivering research into COVID-19 in the UK. Includes urgent public health research, ‘recovery and learning’ research, as well as global health research.
UK research and Innovation (UKRI) - Tackling the impact of COVID-19
UKRI supports hundreds of projects that are addressing the key challenges of coronavirus. The website details those projects.
Public Health England (PHE) Knowledge and Library Services - Finding the evidence: Coronavirus
PHE Knowledge and Library Services (KLS) has produced a range of resources to help those working on the current coronavirus outbreak, to identify and access emerging evidence as it is published.
Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCSE) COVID-19 Research Group Repository
This repository encompasses the outputs of research generated by the Royal College of Surgeons of England COVID-19 Research Group.