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Newseum: Today's Front Pages
The Newseum displays the front pages of hundreds of newspapers each day on its website. Their daily selection of front pages are displayed at the site
Flavors of Journalism
Sometimes journalism can be described or categorized in various ways
Selected Websites of Interest
Founded in 1846, the AP is a not-for-profit cooperative of news organizations with the goal of finding, reporting and distributing news. AP has over 3,000 employees, of which approximately 2/3 are news journalists and editors, in more than 300 locations around the world, including all 50 U.S. states.
Association of Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
Nonprofit, educational association of journalism and mass communication educators, students and media professionals
News, commentary, and ideas about the future of media, social media, mobile trends, innovation in media, and online journalism
FactCheck.org is a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania. The goal is to monitor the factual accuracy of what is said by poliiticians in ads, press releases, and other sources.
International Journalists Network
Includes overage of the latest global media trends, resources and training opportunities. The International Journalists Networkis a project of the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) The site is offered in seven languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, Persian, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.
Journalism Education Association
Journalism organization for teachers and advisers
Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism
A tool for quick searches of studies and reports on important topics that may be useful to a journalist's research. The Journalist's Resources is an open acces project based at Harvard’s Shorenstein Center
National Association of Black Journalists
Organization that that focuses on African Americans in journalism and media
National Press Club
Club for journalists and communications professionals
Tampa Bay Time's fact checker for political statements. A popular feature of the site is the Truth-O-Meter– political statements are classified as True, Mostly True, Half True, Mostly False and False. Truth-O-Meter is available as an app for your phone.
School for teaching journalists and media leaders; offers both online and in-person training
Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and Law
Focuses on the ethical responsibilities and legal rights of the mass media in a democratic society; affiliated with the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Minnesota
State of the Media
Pew Center's Annual report on American Journalism
Education resources, workshops and assistance with data analysis, to help the media check statistical information for accuracy; affiliated with George Mason University
Who Owns What (CJR Columbia Journalism Review)
Guide to what major media companies own; guide developed by Colombia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Journalism & Mass Media Terms
Here is a selection of a few journalism and mass media related words and phrases that may be useful for writing about or researching journalism and mass media topics
|Above the Fold
Freedom of Information Act
Freedom of the Press
Letter to the Editor
Right to Privacy
Really Simple Syndication (RSS)
Sphere of Consensus
Blog presented by the Society of Professional Journalists; links to many useful sites
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