Journalism Toolbox

Nicholas Newman

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In this Journalists Toolbox is a set of useful resources for reporters, editors and other media professionals.

Resources include details of training, money, grants, jobs, fees, networking, education, e-book publishing, jobs etc.

Perhaps you have created some resources yourself that you would like to add. Then contact us

For part 2 http://www.nicnewmanoxford.com/journalism-toolbox-part-2/

Table of Contents

Courses for Journalists. 1

Software, apps and gadgets. 2

 

Courses for Journalists

European Journalism Centre

The EJC provides training to enhance the quality of journalistic coverage of European current affairs and to provide strategic support for the European media industry. http://ejc.net/

College of Media and Publishing – | Open & Distance…

College of Media and Publishing runs correspondence courses in proofreading, journalism, writing and marketing. We are the UK’s biggest online course …. http://collegeofmediaandpublishing.co.uk/

How to write a press release

The purpose of a press release is to tell your market about your business, its news and offers, it is the most cost effective method of advertising the goods and services your business offers.

Data journalism resources–by Peter Aldhous

Peter provides links to tutorials and other resources for data journalism, based around my classes at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and a January 2013 workshop … http://www.peteraldhous.com/resources.html

Training Courses – FEU Training

The Federation of Entertainment Unions in the UK provides various training opportunities including courses and workshops… www.feutraining.org/training-courses/

Science journalism course

The world’s first online course in science journalism, developed by the World Federation of Science Journalists in close cooperation with the Science and Development Network SciDev.Net. The course is ready for use by professional journalists, journalism students and teachers. Each course consist of an e-lecture with examples, self-teaching questions, and assignments. http://www.wfsj.org/course/

Continuous Professional Development

OXFORD’S CENTRE FOR RESEARCH INTO NEWS MEDIA

http://reutersinstitute.politics.ox.ac.uk/

Learning and Tutor Resource

http://www.tutorhunt.com/

Teaching Resource at TES

https://www.tes.co.uk/teaching-resources/

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Software, apps and gadgets

cropped-ViewLogonicnewmanlogo.pngPhoto Editor Online – Pixlr.com Edit Image

More than 600 effects, overlays, and borders to personalize any image, free! Pixlr Express is a fun and free photo editor that lets you quickly crop, re-size, and fix … http://pixlr.com/

Screencasting

How to Create a ScreencastScreencasting can help you show others how to do something on their computer, or allow them to see what you’re experiencing on . http://www.wikihow.com/Create-a-Screencast

Proofreading Software for MS Word | Intelligent Editing

PerfectIt helps you deliver error-free documents. It finds mistakes which spelling and grammar checks can’t see, and helps you to improve consistency, ensure … http://www.intelligentediting.com/

Meograph: Four-dimensional storytelling

Meograph helps easily create, watch, and share interactive stories. Our first product combines maps, timeline, links, and multimedia to tell stories … www.meograph.com

Audacity: Free Audio Editor and Recorder

Audio editor for recording, slicing, and mixing audio. Site includes help, downloads, and developer information. (C++) [Cross-platform] http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

Dragon NaturallySpeaking Premium version 12

Dragon NaturallySpeaking 13 Home speech recognition software enables you to dictate to your computer.

Periscope, the live-streaming video app from Twitter

https://www.periscope.tv/about

Philips DVT6000 Voice Tracer

Digital Recorder with 3 Microphone AutoZoom+

Zoom iQ5 is a high-quality mid-side stereo condenser mic-

http://www.zoom.co.jp/products/iq5

Hemingway Editor

The app highlights long, complex sentences and common errors; if you see a yellow sentence, shorten or split it.

http://www.hemingwayapp.com/

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 For part 2

http://www.nicnewmanoxford.com/journalism-toolbox-part-2/

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