Rapid response project of the Social Media Lab

“Come for the Misinformation, stay for the Facts”

The Portal is a rapid response project of the Social Media Lab at Ted Rogers School of Management in Toronto, Canada. The project is funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Compute Canada and the World Health organization (WHO). The aim of this project is to study the nature and scale of COVID-19 misinformation and to serve as a hub for infodemic research. [Read more]

Interactive Data Dashboards

COVID-19 Misinformation Dashboards

Information management tools for tracking debunked coronavirus claims circulating online.

Covid-19 Twitter Pandemic Archive and Dashboard

A catalog of downloadable Twitter datasets containing billions of tweet IDs and a set of data visualizations for COVID-19 related tweets.

COVID-19 Claim Types Dashboard and Coding Schema

A schema for classifying COVID-19 false claim types and a dashboard to track the prevalence of different types of COVID-19 misinformation

Stats and Resources

Misinfo Report

A Canada-wide COVID-19 news, social media, and misinformation survey (n=1,500)

Fact-Checking Resources

An overview of the international COVID-19 fact-checking ecosystem. featuring a repository of 200+ COVID-19 fact-checking groups and resources for fact-checkers

COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 stats, resources and explainer contents from around the web