Information Sites for Journalists, Researchers, Writers
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  • An alternative media list
    A selective list of English-language alternative media.
  • Connexions Online
    Information about resources and organizations fostering democratization, economic justice, environmental responsibility, civil liberties, and the creation and preservation of community.
  • Fame & Fortune Online
    Comprehensive listing of awards available to Canadian journalists.
    A web portal featuring topics related to research and the Internet. The home page features a selection of recent and important articles. A search feature, subject index, and other research tools make it possible to find additional resources and information.
  • The Intercept
    A platform to report on the documents previously provided by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, with a long-term mission is to produce fearless, adversarial journalism across a wide range of issues.
  • International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
    The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists is an active global network of 160 reporters in more than 60 countries who collaborate on in-depth investigative stories.
    A portal featuring news, articles, and resources about journalism, press freedom, free speech, censorship and related topics. The home page features a selection of recent and important articles. A search feature, subject index, and other research tools make it possible to find additional resources and information.
  • MegaSources
    Dean Tudor's list of gateways and information sites of interest to journalists, ranging from massive indexes and databases to specialized news beats.
  • Sources Bookshelf
    Featuring books and DVDs by Sources member authors.
  • Sources Calendar
    Listings of events of interest to journalists, editors, researchers, publishers and others working in the media and in publishing, covering Canadian and international events, press conferences, meetings, festivals and holidays, as well as award deadlines.
  • Sources Listings
    Features thousands of experts, contacts and spokespeople willing to be interviewed by the media, and many articles, news releases, books, and other resources.
  • Sources Search
  • Sources Select Resources
    Reviews and information about print and online resources for journalists and researchers.
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    Articles and reviews published in Sources Select Resources

Related Links

  • Automobile Journalists Association of Canada
    Association of professional automotive experts who report on new vehicles and new industry trends in various print and broadcast media.
  • Canadian Association of Journalists
    Reports about CAJ concerns and activities; plus a brief list of Internet resources for journalists.
  • Canadian Poetry Association
  • Connotea
    Free online reference management for all researchers, clinicians and scientists.
    A free online reference management service for scientists, researchers, and clinicians.
  • Cryptome
    Declassified documents on electronic privacy, surveillance, crytography, and espionage issues.
    Cryptome welcomes documents for publication that are prohibited by governments worldwide, in particular material on freedom of expression, privacy, cryptology, dual-use technologies, national security, intelligence, and secret governance -- open, secret and classified documents -- but not limited to those.
  • Editors' Association of Canada
    Print and electronic resources for editors, in English and French.
  • Environmental Journalism Home Page
    Good collection of annotated links to Internet environmental resources, mostly American.
  • European Journalism Centre
    An institute providing further training and a forum for journalists, media executives and journalism educators.
  • Inkspot: The Writers' Resource
    An online writing portfolio service.
  • Journalism Resources
  • JournalismNet
    Roadmap of Internet resources compiled by Julian Sher, designed to help journalists.
  • The Journalistic Resources Page
    Links to online resources designed to serve scholars, journalists, and other professionals, compiled (in English) by a Swedish journalist.
  • A Journalist's Guide to the Internet
    Resource for reporters.
  • OpenStreetMap
    OpenStreetMap is a map of the world, created by people like you and free to use under an open license.
    OpenStreetMap is built by a community of mappers that contribute and maintain data about roads, trails, cafés, railway stations, and much more, all over the world.
    OpenStreetMap emphasizes local knowledge. Contributors use aerial imagery, GPS devices, and low-tech field maps to verify that OSM is accurate and up to date.
    OpenStreetMap is open data: you are free to use it for any purpose as long as you credit OpenStreetMap and its contributors. If you alter or build upon the data in certain ways, you may distribute the result only under the same licence.
  • Power Reporting
  • Poynter Institute
    A site to help journalists become better journalists.
  • Professional Writers Association of Canada WWW Site
    Links to Internet resources for writers.
  • Sources Calendar Simple HTML version
    Event calendar in non-java-script format.
  • Sources for Students
  • Sources - Wikipedia's article on Sources
    Article about Sources in Wikipedia.
  • Wikileaks
    A Wikipedia-type site for untraceable document leaking and analysis whose goal is to assist people who wish to reveal unethical behavior in their governments and corporations.
    Resources site for professional writers in New Zealand Writers.
  • Writers Write
    Resources for writers.
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