Tips from seasoned investigative journalists on FOIA requests, working with sources and more.
Tips for numbers-shy journalists on understanding and writing about statistics.
Looking for research on a particular topic? We’ll walk you through the steps we use here at Journalist's Resource.
Resourceful journalists know how a birth, marriage or death certificate can yield good leads. We explain how to find these vital records.
Writing a FOIA can be hard. A new tool from data.world will help you improve your chances of success.
How to research nonprofit organizations, with examples of investigations and instructions on finding and reading 990 tax filings.
Asking these questions can help journalists gauge the quality of a research study or report and avoid relying on flawed findings.
2016 tip sheet that helps journalists navigate the big-money and often partisan world of think tanks.
A growing number of research organizations are not only placing their data online, but giving users tools to help visualize it. Our tip sheet explores some of these resources.
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.