Asking these questions can help journalists gauge the quality of a research study or report and avoid relying on flawed findings.
Hackers are everywhere. This tip sheet offers free resources to help journalists protect their sources and themselves.
2016 tip sheet that helps journalists navigate the big-money and often partisan world of think tanks.
The staff of Journalist's Resource offers advice on how to find, understand and use academic research to ground a story and fact-check claims.
Tip sheet explaining a few basic statistical techniques that can help reporters and editors make decisions when there is some ambiguity -- and a borderline “call” -- inherent in the numbers.
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Basic polling concepts for journalists, including how polls are conducted, polling organizations, and things to watch out for when reporting on polling results.
2016 tip sheet providing a broad overview of key tools, terminology and applications that can help journalists map data and tell stories that have geospatial dimensions.
This tip sheet on how to cover conflict and stay safe is from the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma.
A tip sheet for journalists traveling abroad to report for the first time.
2016 tip sheet featuring advice on interviewing politicians and public leaders from Molly Ball, a staff writer at The Atlantic.