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Resources for Journalism, Communication, and Media Studies

Resources for Journalists

AP Stylebook - Associated Press guidelines on spelling, pronunciation, grammar, punctuation and usage.

Current - news organization focused on covering public media.

Journalist's Resource - A project of Harvard Kennedy School's Shorenstein Center and the Carnegie-Knight Initiative, Journalist's Resource curates, summarizes, and contextualizes high-quality research on "newsy" public policy topics.

Journalist's Toolbox - links to reference sites with tips from experts in the field. 

New York City Greenbook - official directory of NYC agencies, offices, boards, and commissions.  

Poynter Institute - nonprofit support and training site for journalists.

ProPublica - independent news organization.