COVID-19 Resource Guides

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak

This page is updated frequently. Please email the library "askus@worcesterlibrary.org" if we can be of any assistance during this challenging time.

Unemployment Services and Resources in Maryland

The Pratt Library (Baltimore, MD) has collected these resources to help displaced workers apply for Unemployment Insurance and other benefits.

Maryland Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Business

Information for Maryland businesses can be found here.  Includes information on financial assistance and taxes.

Maryland Chamber of Commerce

In response to the growing public health concern over the COVID-19 virus, the Maryland Chamber of Commerce has compiled resources to help keep our members and the Maryland business community safe and healthy.

Maryland Department of Health (MDH)

Updated daily, this site provides updates as they become available from MDH.

Maryland Access to Justice - COVID-19

As a Marylander who may be facing a civil legal issue during this unprecedented time, you may have many questions about the status of your case because the courts have closed to the public or you may be confused about your rights. The Maryland Access to Justice Commission, in partnership with the Maryland State Bar Association, has put together this COVID-19 Resource Page.

Coronavirus Rumor Control

FEMA has set up a page to help the public distinguish between rumors and facts regarding the response to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Rumors can easily circulate within communities during a crisis. Do your part to the stop the spread of disinformation by doing 3 easy things; don’t believe the rumors, don’t pass them along and go to trusted sources of information to get the facts about the federal (COVID-19) response.

Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information - Coronavirus Scams

This site addresses how scammers are taking advantage of fears surrounding Coronavirus.