Author: Journalist's Resource
News media scholar Thomas Patterson offers three tips to help journalists avoid being part of the misinformation problem.
A new online course from First Draft -- our partner across the hall at Harvard’s Shorenstein Center -- helps journalists use free tools to track down, source and verify information they find online.
This syllabus offers faculty a guide for teaching basic data journalism skills, including statistical and visualization techniques, over a 13-week semester.
As the Trump administration considers torturing suspected militants, the question of whether it helps elicit information or discourage insurgents is again important to policymakers, journalists, scholars and the public.
This tip sheet from the Association of Health Care Journalists offers reporters insights on the best ways to mine census data to better cover health-gap stories.
This tip sheet on how to cover conflict and stay safe is from the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma.
2016 tip sheet from The Poynter Institute that explains how to report on changes in risk as it relates to health and medical studies and pharmaceutical trials.
The basics of preparing, conducting, and editing an interview; with special emphasis on public officials and expert sources.
A 2016 study in
Criminology & Public Policy that looks at older, untested rape kits to gauge their usefulness to criminal justice authorities.
A 2016 study from Princeton, published in The American Journal of Sociology, aims to show that U.S. border enforcement has not been effective in stemming the tide of illegal immigration.