Journalism Resources

Here are some journalism sites worth bookmarking:

JOURNALISM TOOLS

Copy Editing Resources – From the SPJ’s Journalist’s Toolbox

CWA/NETT Academy — Training opportunities for Guild members in areas such as video editing and web development.

HARO: Help a Reporter, a site that helps reporters find story sources

Journalists Resource: Digital toolkit for journalists.

FREELANCE RESOURCES

Contently.com: On the front lines of content marketing.

Freelancers.com – Resource site for freelancers.

Freelance Rates Database – How much do publications pay?

Freelancers Union: – Advocating for those in the gig economy.

Freelance Writing Gigs– Leads! Lots of leads!

REPORTING ON MEDIA

America’s Front Pages. Cool feature from the Newseum site.

American Journalism Review – Looking at the critical media issues of our time.

Columbia Journalism Review: Another site looking at the critical media issues of our time.

DFM Workers — Reporting on the asset-stripping owners of Digital First Media.

Editor & Publisher — Trade publication for the newspaper industry.

Gateway Journalism Review – Formerly the St.  Louis Journalism Review.

MediaGazer – Keeping an eye on media development.

Newonomics – Reporting on the business of journalism.

Nieman Lab – On the cutting edge of media developments.

Right to Report – Blog covering attacks on journalism and journalists.

JOURNALISM ASSOCIATIONS AND ADVOCACY GROUPS

Journalist and Symposium on Women (JAWS) Supports the professional empowerment and personal growth of women in journalism and works toward a more accurate portrayal of the whole society.

Maynard Institute – Improving Cultural Diversity within American Journalism.

National Association of Black Journalists – The largest organization for journalists of color in the nation.

National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) – Supports efforts to expand the role of Hispanics in Journalism.

Online News Association: — Non-profit organization that advances digital journalism.

Poynter Institute:– Tracking changes in the news-gather process and advancing the craft of journalism through seminars.

Society of Professional Journalists – Non-profit organization advancing the craft of journalism.

St. Louis Press Club – Local organization that supports journalism, awards scholarships and give journalism grants.

The Association of LGBTQ Journalists – Organization of journalists, media professionals, educators and students working from within the news industry to foster fair and accurate coverage of LGBTQ issues.

JOURNALISM JOBS

Journalism Jobs – On-line clearinghouse for media professionals.

Media Bistro – New York-based site for freelancers and job-seekers.

SportsJournalists.com — Sportswriting jobs.