research roundups and tip sheets about how journalists do their jobs
August 2013 roundup of notable studies and reports in the areas of news, social and digital media technology scholarship.
2013 essay from BU professor Chris Daly's book Covering America. He reviews the economics of the news business and key historical turning points.
Collection of articles and projects with a journalism education reform theme published in 2012-2013.
July 2013 review of new studies on news paywalls, online activism, Instagram, news framing, the Arab Spring, online information-seeking and more.
June 2013 roundup of research. Topics include drone journalism, surveillance, Twitter in conflict zones, crowdsourced information platforms, and remix culture.
2013 study from Columbia University showing that the interpretation of events has become an increasingly important element of journalism.
May 2013 collection of interesting nine new studies/reports in the realms of social and news media, global technology and more.
2013 aggregation of documents on the emerging controversy over the Justice Department's decision to review phone records of Associated Press reporters.
April 2013 review of recent studies and reports that relate to news, social and civic media, including Internet surveillance and the mobile “revolution” in the developing world.
2013 research review of academic literature as well as practical tips for instilling good online information-seeking habits in “digital natives.”