ROBERT W. WOODRUFF HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER. LIBRARY.
Publications Related to the 2013 Ebola Virus Epidemic, 2013-2015

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Robert W. Woodruff Health Sciences Center. Library.
Title: Publications Related to the 2013 Ebola Virus Epidemic, 2013-2015
Call Number:Manuscript Collection No. 012
Extent: 1.54 linear ft. (1 box + 1 oversize)
Abstract:Consists of newspaper and magazine articles related to the 2013 Ebola virus epidemic in West Africa.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Gift of Alan Blum, 2015.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Publications Related to the 2013 Ebola Virus Epidemic, Health Sciences Archives, Woodruff Health Sciences Center Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Clayton McGahee, 2015.


Collection Description

Biographical Note

The Ebola virus epidemic in West Africa is currently the most severe outbreak of Ebola in history. Widespread cases of the virus was seen in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea, with limited cases reported in Nigeria, Mali, Senegal, Spain, the United Kingdom, and the United States, which saw 11 total cases of Ebola in 2014. Three of the patients were treated in a special isolation unit in the Emory University Hospital and were subsequently released after an improvement of health.

As of June 2015, the Ebola outbreak was officially declared ended in all reported countries except for Sierra Leone and Guinea.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of newspaper and magazine articles related to the 2013 Ebola virus epidemic in West Africa. A significant portion of the collection is comprised of articles from The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, and USA Today. Other material includes newspaper articles from local Alabama newspapers, magazine articles from The New Yorker and The Economist, and two Emory publications.

Arrangement Note

Organized by size.


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Box Folder Content
1 1 Emory Magazine, 2004
1 2 Emory Medicine, 2004
1 3 Magazine articles, 2004 June-November
OP1 1 Alabama newspapers, 2014 October-November
OP1 2 Financial Times, 2014 October
OP1 3 New York Times (1 of 2), 2013-2014 October
OP1 4 New York Times (2 of 2), 2014 October
OP1 5 USA Today, 2014 October-2015
OP1 6 Wall Street Journal, 2014 July-November
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