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Stony Brook University


Resources for Journalism, Communication, and Media Studies

Web Resources

Alphabetical listing of journalism related and general interest, online resources and tools..

Journalist's Toolbox -- The Journalist's Toolbox is an online resource created and maintained by the Society of Professional Journalists with the purpose of providing links to reference sites pertaining to subject specific journalism tips from experts for members of the profession, or those entering it.

The Name Engine -- The Name Engine® provides audio name pronunciations of athletes, entertainers, politicians, newsmakers, and more. Confirming the correct pronunciation of names has always been a challenge, and even well-known names are often mispronounced. You'll find the right answer here. Better yet, you’ll actually hear it. -- is a general reference facts search engine from IAC Publishing, LLC.  The site provides general facts and articles on popular topics.