East View and COVID-19

Free resources and other programs to support your institution during the COVID-19 pandemic

East View Information Services is committed to continuing our business operations as normal, and with as little disruption as possible to our customers. Read our statement concerning COVID-19 here.

To support online learning and research, and to ease the impact on researchers, faculty and students now unable to access physical library resources due to COVID-19, we are offering temporary free access to online resources as well as options for transitioning print materials to digital resources.

Read below for information on free resources, print solutions, and more from East View. In addition, recent webinars addressing these resources and other East View programs are available to view:

Please do not hesitate to contact our experienced staff at info@eastview.com if you have any questions or need further assistance.

Free Access to Resources

East View offers free access for institutions to a number of resources:

Contact info@eastview.com to arrange access for your institution.

Interested in access to other East View resources? Request a trial or contact info@eastview.com.

Print Periodicals
  • For subscribers to print periodicals, East View has set up free online access to those titles available on the Universal Database platform. Customers will be notified with a list of titles and URL access details.
Print Books
  • Art Books – Download our list of over 500 discounted in-stock art books available on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact books@eastview.com to place your order or request a larger list of art titles tailored to your specifications.
  • Chinese Books – Take advantage of books currently in stock in our Minneapolis office, including more than 2,000 discounted titles, as well as regularly-priced titles from 2019 and 2020. These books are in limited quantity and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact books@eastview.com to view the list of available titles.

Can’t accept shipments right now? East View can hold your order for you until you are able to receive deliveries.


Consider migrating your print titles to digital. East View offers numerous e-book options, including:

Contact books@eastview.com for more details.

More from East View

Newspaper and Journal Digital Archives
  • Global Press Archive – Expansive collection of key newspapers from around the world. Learn more
  • Deep archives of key journals. Learn more
Print and Online Periodicals
Approval Plans
  • Consider East View for print and e-book approval plans – thousands of titles available, custom selection services, and tailored to your budget. Learn more
Digitization Services
  • East View offers comprehensive digitization, conversion, and hosting services. Let us help convert your valuable print collections into digital resources accessible from any authenticated location 24/7. Learn more