Resources for Cultural Institutions about COVID-19

Through our RHODI Conversations virtual discussions about COVID-19, a lot of resources have been shared by partner organizations. Below, you can find links to those resources to explore for yourself!

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From Conversation on 4/28/2020


CDC Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Facility

How should CFBOs prepare for, and respond to, COVID-19?

AAM: COVID-19 Resources & Information for the Museum Field:

National Center for Preservation Technology—on re-entry

RI Libraries and COVID19

OLIS virtual events calendar:

Clio app for potential virtual tours:

K-12 Distance Learning resources:

NEMA webinars archive, including one on virtual tours:

Online resources from partner organizations (if you have more, please share with –we’re happy to share on our page!):

Cranston PL:

PPL: This is PPL’s virtual programming, still going on through May 8, a variety of Zoom events, one on Twitch, and several allowing people to sign up for daily prompts for activities people can activate on their own It’s called Adaptive Practices.

From Conversation on 5/26/2020

American Alliance of Museums (AAM)- Preparing to Reopen:

AAM- COVID-19 Information and Resources for the Museum Field:

Webinar with Texas Historical Commission- “Museums Beyond Reopening: Thriving in Your New Normal” —

NEMA Report on Early Impacts of COVID-19:

National Park Service on COVID-19 and cleaning cultural resources:

Providence Arts and Culture Re-Emergence Self-Assessment Tool:

Rhode Island COVID-19 Info Line—Department of Health: Monday-Saturday, 8:30AM-4:30PM 401-222-8022. Sunday and after hours, call 211. Email

Reopening Archives, Libraries and Museums Information Hub: A COVID-19 Research


OSHA’s Guidance on preparing workplaces for COVID-19:







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