Resources

Telephone Directories

Anywho

Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia

Dictionary.com

Merriam-Webster

Encyclopedia.com

Britannica

Elements of Style, by Strunk & White

Links to Other Great Links

Society of Professional Journalists’ Journalist Toolbox

A Journalist’s Guide to the Internet

CyberTimes Navigator

RefDesk.com

Reporter’s Desktop

NewsLink

Power Reporting Resources

JournalismNet

Reference

How Stuff Works Explanations, including computers, electronics many other topics.

About An archive of thousands of subjects.

Internet Movie Database Information on movies, actors, TV shows.

Distances Calculate distances between two cities of your choosing

Maps

Mapquest

Yahoo! Maps

MSN Maps & Directions

WorldAtlas

Terraserver Satellite images

Journalism Organizations

Student Press Law Center

Society of Professional Journalists

Press Club of Long Island (SPJ)

Investigative Reporters and Editors

Associated Collegiate Press

Journalism Associations

Asian American Journalists Association

National Association of Black Journalists, New York Chapter

National Association of Black Journalists

National Association of Hispanic Journalists

National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association

Native American Journalists Association

New York Women in Communications

South Asian Journalists Association

Photography

Kodak – Tips

PhotoSecrets

Fodors Focus on Photography

Digital Tips and Tricks

Editing

American Copy Editors Society

The Slot A spot for copy editors

Dow Jones Dow Jones Newspaper Fund; includes internships and job links

Newspaper Design

Society for News Design

Newspapers & Media

Newsday

New York Times

New York Times college site

NewsLink Media list; job bank

Metagrid Newspaper and Magazine Database

Associated Press

Computer-Assisted Reporting

National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting

Campus Media

NewsLink – List of Campus Newspapers by state

Freedom of Information, First Amendment

Student Press Law Center

Student Press Law Center – Access to Records, Meetings and places

Student Press Law Center – Covering Campus Crime

Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press

National Freedom of Information Coalition

Freedom of Information Advocates

First Amendment Project

The FOI Center at the Missouri School of Journalism

Ethics

Ethics on Campus: Journalism & College Newspapers

Gannett Newspapers Principles of Ethical Conduct

New York Times Learning Network – Campus Journalism Ethics

New York Times Learning Network – Balancing Freedom and Responsibility

Society of Professional Journalists Code of Ethics

New York Times – Ethical Journalism – Code of Conduct

Radio-Television News Directors Association Code of Ethics

Jobs & Internships

Newspaper Jobs Page

American Society of Newspaper Editors careers and links

Poynter Online Journalism Job Links

Employment Resources for Journalists

Search 4 Careers & Colleges

UC Berkeley – job postings and links

JournalismJobs.com

University of Iowa – Journalism Jobs Resources

ACES – Job Postings for Editors

Dow Jones Dow Jones copy editing site; includes internships and job links

New York Women in Communications Click on “Students” section for internship, scholarship information

American Society of Magazine Editors

The Princeton Review Journalism career and internship information

National Press Photographers Association Careers in photojournalism

Resume Writing

The Riley Guide’s Job Resources

Jobcircle – Effective Resumes

The Philip Merrill College of Journalism – Effective Resumes

Viruses, Hoaxes & Urban Legends

Symantec Antivirus Center Information on the latest viruses

TruthOrFiction.com

Urban Legends Reference Pages

Converters, Calculators

Megaconverter2 Converter for just about anything – currency, distance, weight, temperature, many others

CNNMoney – Currency Converter

Traffic, Weather, Time, LIRR

WCBS traffic information

Weather.com Forecasts for anywhere in the world

Official U.S. Time

LIRR Long Island Rail Road information and schedules

Alternative Journalism

Independent Press Association Campus Alternative Journalism Project, a national network of more than 80 alternative campus publications in the United States. It provides training, information, and support to grassroots college papers.