Review of how to use Google Scholar and Microsoft Academic Search in order to locate and leverage networks of scholarly experts.
2014 overview of U.S. government offices and agencies that produce publically available data and reports and the tools they provide for accessing research.
2014 interview with Richard Locke, of MIT and Brown University, who studies global labor and corporate responsibility issues.
A leader in the field of science communication, Scheufele talks about how scientists and journalists can help the public better understand complex issues.
2013 list of key websites, institutions and journals that can help deepen policy knowledge and reporting about urban affairs.
From “sample” to “confounding variables,” a compilation of useful statistical concepts with which journalism students and working journalists should be familiar.
Essay by Thomas E. Patterson, Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Shorenstein Center.
2013 research chat with Natalia “Talia” Jomini Stroud, assistant director of the Annette Strauss Institute for Civic Participation at the University of Texas at Austin.
2013 interview with Lucy Dalglish, Dean of Phillip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. She was previously executive director of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press.
2013 interview with political scientist Matthew Baum of Harvard on the news media, public opinion dynamics and implications for intervention in Syria.