- AJR NewsLink - From American
Journalism Review, with journalism articles, career and job search
information and extensive links to newspapers, magazines, broadcasters
and news services worldwide.
- American Society of Journalists
and Authors - Dedicated to keeping nonfiction writers informed
about the latest terms and negotiations in the world of periodicals,
print, and electronic.
- Assignment Editor
- One stop information site for television reporters and print
journalists to research and find news stories.
- Chartered Institute
of Journalists - The Institute of Journalists, the world's
oldest organisation for journalists, was founded in 1884 and granted
a Royal Charter in 1890. One hundred years later it became the
Assisted Reporting - Research, links and resources for journalists,
students, and journalism educators using computer-assisted reporting
(CAR) methods in English speaking countries outside the United
- Contacts Book - Members-only
searchable directory of news contacts in the UK and Europe, for
Journalism - For professional and collegiate journalists to
talk about the business and craft of writing, particularly for
newspapers and magazines.
- Web links for journalists and other writers.
- Editor and Publisher Online
- Daily coverage of the newspaper and online news industries featuring
columnists Steve Outing, B.G. Yovovich, and Charles Bowen.
- EIBIS International - A
worldwide press communication service specializing in the writing
and distribution of technical news stories to editors of trade
and technical magazines and TV programming around the world.
- FACSNET - A search engine
by topic for journalists.
- A Few Free
Journalism Lessons - Prepared by an ex-editor this site offers
the basics, and invites readers to join discussions, suggest topics,
- Focal Press - Book
publishers with industry news, discussions, online courses and
- Foreign Correspondent
- Subject guide to web based information sources for international
correspondents, with links to country and government data and
other essential information and tools.
- Forward Planning
- Providing journalists with up-to-date information on new art
projects, media events and social issues. Provided by Hobsbawm
- Global Beat - Resource
service for journalists covering international issues. Includes
links to directory of experts, events, publications, and in-depth
analysis of current conflicts.
for Beginning Newswriters - A brief lesson in writing a news
story, geared toward young and/or very inexperienced writers who
would like to explore journalistic writing.
- International Federation of Journalists
- World body advocating the rights of journalists.
- Internet Information
Resources for Australian Journalists - Guide to factual or
background information, including business, government departments
and policies, industrial awards, legislation, reports, statistics,
and trade figures and policy, as well as basic reference tools.
- Internet News
Bureau - Employment resources for journalists, including information
on organizations, mailing lists, and more.
- Internet Resources
for Journalists and Broadcasters - Resources on journalism
and broadcasting from both a Canadian and a world perspective.
- Investigative Reporters and Editors
- IRE is a grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to improving
the quality of investigative reporting within the field of journalism.
- JAWS - Journalism
and Women's Symposium. Dedicated to promoting women in the newsroom.
- 4Journalism - Links
to journalism sites, including organizations and awards, journals
and jobs, ethics and accountability, and famous journalists. From
- By Daryl Lease at Suite101.com.
- Journalism UK -
A UK-specific compilation of web links for journalists, writers,
broadcasters and students with book and web site reviews and links
to news sources worldwide, training and job opportunities.
- Customizable portal designed as a web search tool for journalists
with categorized links to news and information sources.
and Mass Communication Resources - Resources on journalism
in general, working journalists' resources, cyberjournalism, diversity
in mass communication, media law, news sources, Journalism schools,
E-zines; online searching guides, and Journalism jobs. Hosted
at the University of Iowa.
Journalist's Resource Site - Resources for journalists in
areas such as copyright and ethics, jobs, legal sites, periodicals,
news groups, and more.
- Linking Journalists
- Hundreds of useful resource links specially categorized for
- Media Link - Free research
assistance and contacts in numerous fields. Site includes journalist
directory, story ideas, search engine, and links.
- MediaMap's Tools
for Journalists - Research tools for news media. Use SourceNet
to post anonymous queries requesting information from experts.
Review and update your MediaMap profile.
- Metasearch engine links to a diverse collection of sources useful
to journalists. "How-to-find-information" sites as well as information
- Home of the music press. Information resource for music writers
- National Press Club - Official
site with information on upcoming events and briefings.
- Net Media - The Internet
Conference for Journalists and the European Online Journalism
Jobs - A comprehensive index of employment opportunities for
journalists, writers, and editors in print and new media sectors,
mainly in the US and the UK.
- Newsbee - A portal for
professional journalists engaged in news gathering and research
on the Internet.
- NewsDesk-UK - News
contacts, internet links and resources, law and ethics updates
for UK journalists.
Editors - A place for editors, all media welcome. Just a place
for editors, professional, student or both, to chat it up and
find journalism links.
- On Line
Journalism - This is a forum where journalists can meet and
share in order to deliver a better product to a wider audience.
- Online Journalism Review -
The journalist's first stop for Web-based research on stories.
- Online Journalism Review -
Focuses on a large range of journalism issues with special focus
on the Internet.
- The Online Journalist
Awards Page - An awards, news and resource site for those
in journalism and media based professions. Our goal is to draw
attention to valuable journalism resources, educational materials
and display it in an effective, professional manner.
- Online Journalism FAQ
- Personal Database of
Journalism Research (ASCoR) - Index, papers and publications
on journalism studies/ research. By Mark Deuze, lecturer/ research
associate at the Amsterdam School of Communications Research,
Hack - Information for journalists. Site has not been updated
- Power Reporting
- Resources and training for journalists, from Bill Dedman. Alert
services, bookmarks, newsroom training, search tools, lists of
lists and reference books.
- Poynter Institute - Dedicated
to teaching and inspiring journalists. Promotes excellence and
integrity in the practice of craft and in the practical leadership
of successful businesses.
- Prenter.com - An interactive
web-based media relations resource accessible by media and business
- 4Press - From 4anything.com,
links to journalism associations, jobs and industry journals,
- Quill & Scroll
- The society sponsors scholarships, writing and photography contests,
yearbook contests, in-depth evaluation of student publications,
and a quarterly magazine.
- Reporter Pitch
- Story idea exchange.
- Reporter's Desktop
- Provides fill-in forms and highly select web resources on a
launch pad for journalism work.
- The Reporters Network
- To promote the Internet as a research and communications medium
for working journalists. Our goal is to provide a variety of services
to the journalism community.
- Reporter's Resource
- The site for web-assisted reporting, with carefully chosen links
for journalists, created by a Texas-based reporter.
- Reporting the Times
- Beginner's guide to journalism and reporting the news.
- Small Town Press
- Designed with the community journalist in mind. The place to
find the resources and ideas for working at a small town community
- Student Press Law Center
- Legal information for student journalists and educators in such
areas as censorship, libel, copyright, and freedom of information.
Links to other resources and internship opportunities.
- A resource for high school and college journalists and publications.
Home of the National Scholastic Press Association and Associated
- Thunder and Lightning News
Service - Resources for the television news industry with
an emphasis on disaster coverage and computer-assisted reporting.
for Getting Journalism Jobs - Maintained by the Detroit Free
Press to help people get journalism jobs at newspapers. It contains
information and tips for prospective journalists preparing to
enter the workforce.
- TvNewsPro - Collection
of links for TV news broadcasters.
- UNICEF Press
Centre - Updated daily by a full-time editor, helps journalists
from around the world research and write about children and the
issues that concern them.
- The Usually Useful Internet Guide
for Journalists - An Internet guide for journalists. Created
for those who want to have a better understanding of the Internet
and its potential as a journalistic research tool.
- Virtual Library: Journalism
- Extensive links to journalism resources, including professional
groups, fellowships, conferences, news organizations.
- Von Roll Award - The
Von Roll Award is the annual journalist prize of the Von Roll
Award Foundation. The prize is worth CHF 25,000. It may be awarded
to a single recipient or divided between several recipients.
- The World News Forecast
- Fee-based service offering first sight of future international
- World Press Institute
- WPI journalism resources and a four-month fellowship program
for international journalists that includes extensive travel throughout
the U.S. as well as on-site experiences with media outlets and
- WW Journalism
- Collection of categorized journalism links and resources, including
job listings, reference and writing resources, classifieds, a
message board, and journalism schools.