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FactCheck.org
"We monitor the factual accuracy of what is said by major political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews, and news releases. Our goal is to apply the best practices of both journalism and scholarship, and to increase public knowledge and understanding."
- A Project of The Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania.

FACSNET: Journalism Resources and Education
A collection of "highly selective, annotated links to internet resources, chosen for journalists."

J-Lab: The Institute for Interactive Journalism
"The Institute for Interactive Journalism helps news organizations and citizens use new information ideas and innovative computer technologies to develop new ways for people to engage in critical public policy issues."

Journalism in Latin America
"This page contains links to Internet journalism resources in English, Portuguese and Spanish.

Journalism Resources on the World Wide Web
"The purpose of this page is to identify World Wide Web resources that correspond to and supplement journalism courses offered at Austin Community College: mass communication, news reporting, copy editing, and feature and editorial writing."
- Austin Community College

Journalism.org
Research, Resources and Ideas to Improve Journalism

MediaResource
"The non-profit Media Resource Service (MediaResource) has served as a bridge between science and the media since 1980. Journalists who call 800-223-1730 can get help at no charge in locating expert sources of information on science and technology to interview for their news and feature stories."

Newseum
The Interactive Museum of News

NewsLab
"...is a non-profit resource for television newsrooms, focused on research and training. We serve local stations by helping them find better ways of telling important stories that are often difficult to convey on television.

Poynter Online
"Everything You Need to be a Better Journalist"
- Poynter Institute



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