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The Resource Online newsgathering : research and reporting for journalism, Stephen Quinn and Stephen Lamble, (electronic resource)

Online newsgathering : research and reporting for journalism, Stephen Quinn and Stephen Lamble, (electronic resource)

Label
Online newsgathering : research and reporting for journalism
Title
Online newsgathering
Title remainder
research and reporting for journalism
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Quinn and Stephen Lamble
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Journalists used to rely on their notepad and pen. Today, professional journalists rely on the computer-and not just for the writing. Much, if not all, of a journalist's research happens on a computer. If you are journalist of any kind, you need to know how to find the information you need online. This book will show you how to find declassified governmental files, statistics of all kinds, simple and complex search engines for small and large data gathering, and directories of subject experts. This book is for the many journalists around the world who didn't attend a formal journalism school before going to work, those journalists who were educated before online research became mainstream, and for any student studying journalism today. It will teach you how to use the Internet wisely, efficiently and comprehensively so that you will always have your facts straight and fast. Online Newsgathering: . reflects the most current thinking . is pertinent to both industry and education . focuses on what people need to know Please visit the authors' companion website at http://computerassistedreporting.com for additional resources. *Written by a repeat Focal Press author who has lived in the States, UK and Australia teaching journalism in colleges and lecturing to professionals around the world on CAR * Full of time-saving tips to make every journalist more efficient *The Pulitzer Prize for investigative and/or public service journalism has gone every years since 1989 to reporters who used computers 'significantly' in gathering and analyzing data for their stories
  • "If you are a journalist of any kind, you now realize that you need to know how to find the information you need online. This book shows you how to find declassified governmental files and statistics of all kinds, outlines the use of simple and complex search engines for small and large data gathering, and provides directories of subject experts. This book is for the many journalists around the world who didn't attend a formal journalism school before going to work, those who were educated before online research became mainstream, and for any student studying journalism today. It will teach you how to use the Internet wisely, efficiently, and comprehensively so that you will always have your facts straight and fast."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
N$T
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1953-
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Quinn, Stephen
Dewey number
070.4/30285
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4729.3
LC item number
.Q56 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Lamble, Stephen
  • NetLibrary, Inc
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  • Journalism
  • Reporters and reporting
Label
Online newsgathering : research and reporting for journalism, Stephen Quinn and Stephen Lamble, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 1 How the Internet is Changing Journalism, and How it Affects You; Chapter 2 Generating Ideas and Finding Experts; Chapter 3 Blogs as a Newsgathering and Reporting Tool; Chapter 4 Citizen Journalism and Audience-Generated Content; Chapter 5 Beyond Google: Finding Trustworthy Information Online; Chapter 6 Multimedia Newsgathering; Chapter 7 Evaluating Information Quality; Chapter 8 Using CAR to Help Develop a Beat; Chapter 9 Web Sites and Links for Journalists; Chapter 10 CAR and the Law; Chapter 11 Advanced CAR
  • How the Internet is changing journalism, and how it affects you -- Generating ideas and finding experts -- Blogs as a newsgathering and reporting tool -- Citizen journalism and audience-generated content -- Beyond Google: finding trustworthy information online -- Multimedia newsgathering -- Evaluating information quality -- Using CAR to help develop a beat -- Web sites and links for journalists -- CAR and the law -- Advanced CAR
Control code
499055561
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 189 pages
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780080553641
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182539592
Label
Online newsgathering : research and reporting for journalism, Stephen Quinn and Stephen Lamble, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 1 How the Internet is Changing Journalism, and How it Affects You; Chapter 2 Generating Ideas and Finding Experts; Chapter 3 Blogs as a Newsgathering and Reporting Tool; Chapter 4 Citizen Journalism and Audience-Generated Content; Chapter 5 Beyond Google: Finding Trustworthy Information Online; Chapter 6 Multimedia Newsgathering; Chapter 7 Evaluating Information Quality; Chapter 8 Using CAR to Help Develop a Beat; Chapter 9 Web Sites and Links for Journalists; Chapter 10 CAR and the Law; Chapter 11 Advanced CAR
  • How the Internet is changing journalism, and how it affects you -- Generating ideas and finding experts -- Blogs as a newsgathering and reporting tool -- Citizen journalism and audience-generated content -- Beyond Google: finding trustworthy information online -- Multimedia newsgathering -- Evaluating information quality -- Using CAR to help develop a beat -- Web sites and links for journalists -- CAR and the law -- Advanced CAR
Control code
499055561
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 189 pages
File format
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780080553641
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182539592

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