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Give Back - Directory of free products / services available during COVID-19

Currently experiencing some heavy load. Apologies for any slow downs.
This is a list of services that have been made available for free for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic, and is being continuously updated. If you know of any that are not listed here, let me know and I will get them added.
Twitter: @ShaneHastingsIE
Email: giveback@shanehastings.eu
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Audible.com

Audiobooks

Instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help kids continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.
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Libraries Ireland

Online Services

Free eBooks, audiobooks, online magazines and newspapers online for library members. Registration is free and done online.
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eCollege.ie

eLearning Courses & Certifications

Fully online, tutor supported & industry certified courses. In response to the COVID19 situation eCollegeIRL courses are temporarily being made available FREE of charge to over 16s.
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CJ Fallon

Education eBooks

Free access to school books until the end of the school term, for teachers, students and parents.
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Edco Learning

Education eBooks

Free access to Primary Level, Junior Cert & Leaving Cert ebooks for the duration of the pandemic.
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Folens

Education eBooks & Materials

Access to all Folens digital resources on FolensOnline.ie, including eBooks, printable worksheets, interactive posters, videos, audio exercises, games etc.
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Scribd

Audiobooks, eBooks

Free access to Scribd's digital library of millions of ebooks, audiobooks, magazine articles, and more - available to anyone, free, for 30 days.
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NFL Gamepass

Sports

Complimentary access to NFL Game Pass which includes: Game Replays. NFL Shows and Live NFL Network (excl. Canada, Mexico, China).
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NBA On Demand

Sports

Complimentary on-demand access to all NBA League Pass content, with no credit card required.
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Headspace

Meditation

Free access to the Headspace collection called Weathering the Storm. It includes meditations, sleep, and movement exercises to help you out, however you're feeling.
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Home School Piano

Music Lessons

Free access to anyone who is interested in learning the piano at home, which includes full access to HomeSchoolPiano Level 1 which takes most students 6 months to a year to complete. Available until September 1st.
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Fender Play

Music Lessons

Access to Fender Play's guitar, bass and ukulele lessons free for 3 months to the first 500,000 who sign up.
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Unity Learn

Software

Three months of complimentary access to Unity Learn Premium which includes courses, projects and tutorials to learn Unity.
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NowTV

Entertainment

Free NowTV Kids Pass which includes 1000s of ad-free episodes, Inspirational Kids TV and 6 great channels, including Nickelodeon and Cartoon Network.
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Rosetta Stone

Education

Free, three month access to Rosetta Stone learning materials for students - though appears to be open to all.
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WWE Network

Sport

Free access to a large portion of content from the WWE Network. See link for more details on the content available.
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Codecademy

Education

10,000 free scholarships available for Codecademy Pro to high school and college students across the world for the rest of the school year, with equal access to paid pro memberships.
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Balance

Meditation

Completely free one-year access to the Balance meditation app. Install, create an account, visit your profile and tap "Upgrade". Email for detailed instructions
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Contain The Virus

Health & Wellbeing

Free downloadable social distancing signs for your home with space for contact details and instructions.
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Berliner Philharmoniker

Music

30 days of free access to the Digital Concert Hall with over 600 orchestral concerts, bonus videos and documentaries.
Redeem by: 31st March 2020
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Educate Plus

Education

Full access to all Educate Plus school textbooks and resources at Primary and Post-Primary level.
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Down Dog

Health & Wellbeing

Free access to all Down Dog apps - Down Dog, Yoga for Beginners, HIIT, Barre, and 7 Minute Workout.
Offer Expires: May 1st 2020
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Blinkist

Book Summaries

30 days of free access to an expanded range of content on Blinkist. Register, download the app and enjoy.
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Shopify

e-Commerce

Shopify has increased their free trial from 14 days to 90 days for new customers. Gift cards are also available on all plans now.
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Epic Games

Gaming

Epic Games are offering World War Z free (RRP €34.99) on their store for a limited time.
Platform:
Offer Expires: April 2nd 2020
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Coerver Coaching

Sports

Free access to Coerver Homestudy which includes 36 skills, drills, tests and challenges. The content on the site allows players to practice on their own or with a partner (siblings / parents) at home!
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National Theatre

Entertainment

The National Theatre (UK) will be broadcasting some of its most popular productions weekly on Thursdays at 7 PM. Productions will also be on demand for 7 days after each broadcast.
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Sadler Wells

Entertainment

Sadler Wells are launching a Digital Stage and will be screening productions as well as online dance workshops tailored for families with young children and over 60s to take part in at home.
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365DataScience

Education

Access to all 365DataScience courses. Register with a free account.
Expires: 15th April 2020
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Cambridge Library

Education

Access to over 700 textbooks on Cambridge Core for third level students (college/university login required, free Coronavirus research access and trials of other online resources.)
Expires: 1st May 2020
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Archive.org

Education

Access to the Internet Archive's collection of 1.4 million (and growing) books in their new library, the National Emergency Library.
Expires: June 30th 2020
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Real Python

Education

Access to four paid courses on Real Python for free, forever. Includes course videos, sample code and downloadable materials.
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Twinkl

Education Resources

Access to classroom and educational resources for teachers/parents to support learning from home - free.
Access Codes: IRLTWINKLHELPS / UKTWINKLHELPS / PARENTSTWINKLHELPS
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Collins

Education Resources

Free resources to help support your child's learning at home, while schools are closed.
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David Walliams

Books

David Walliams is releasing a book reading for children every morning at 11 AM. See link for todays reading.
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Own Your Goals Davina

Health and Wellbeing

Free 30 day access to workouts and nutritional information with Own Your Goals Davina, no credit card details required for sign up.
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Montreux Jazz Festival

Music

Over 50 Festival concerts available to stream for free, including performances by Ray Charles, Wu-Tang Clan, Johnny Cash, Nina Simone, Marvin Gaye, Deep Purple, Carlos Santana, and more.
Access Code: FREEMJF1M
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Calm

Meditation

Calm are offering free meditation resources to support your mental and emotional wellness through this time.
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Breethe

Meditation

Breethe are offering a free collection of meditations called Inner Wellness During Coronavirus.
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Ticketmaster

Music

Ticketmaster are maintaining a comprehensive and regularly updated list of live-stream gigs happening across the globe.
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Met Opera

Music

Met launches "Nightly Met Opera Streams", a free series of encore Live in HD presentations streamed on the company website during the coronavirus closure.
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FitBit

Health & Wellbeing

FitBit are extending their Pro trial to 90 days for new customers, as well as offering premium content free in their app.
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RGT Cycling

Sports

RGT Cycling, the new innovative virtual cycling platform, has today announced that it is making all of its Premium features available for free to all indoor cyclists, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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National Instruments

Education

National Instruments have made all online courses are available for free to the global engineering community.
Offer Expires: April 30th 2020
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Leaders of Tech

Technology

Leaders of Tech (LoT) is a cross-industry, peer-to-peer knowledge sharing community for current and future Tech Leaders, that is focused on the belief that innovation and new ideas are stimulated through collaboration. All workshops, conferences and meet-ups will be online only during this phase of the pandemic and membership is free during this period.
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Wrike

Software

Wrike offer collaborative work management software which is perfect for people working remotely. They are providing their Professional edition free for 6 months
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Electronic Service Centre

Technology

Electronic Service Centre are offering free on line support for all electronics and electrical appliances. They will talk you through fixing it yourself.
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Bachtrack

Music

Bachtrack are curating a list of performances that can be streamed online from opera houses and theatres.