Submitted by Steve Hanson on Tue, 05/05/2009 – 5:33pm
Includes info compiled by Persephone Miel and Bill Densmore in November 2008.
Center for Citizen Media
A new initiative aimed at helping to enable and encourage grassroots media, especially citizen journalism, at every level.
Center for Future Civic Media
Center for Social Media
Citizen Media Law Project at the Berkman Center at Harvard University
Citizens Global Studio
Journalism Enterprise blog
J-Lab helps journalists and citizens use digital technologies to develop new ways for people to participate in public life with projects on innovations in journalism, citizen media, interactive news stories, entrepreneurship, training and research and publications.
“Welcome to JStartup news, a place for news people to discuss, rate, and share news and commentary about journalism startups, new business models for news, hacker journalism and anything else that falls along these lines.”
Knight Community Information Challenge, http://www.informationneeds.org/
Knight Commission on the Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy, http://www.knightcomm.org/
Knight Pulse, http://www.knightpulse.org/
Etc.; see Knight Pulse for more possibilities
Media Bloggers Association
New England News Forum
New News Media
Connecting people who have solutions for community journalism in the digital world.
Newspaper Association of America, Digital Media Resources
News Innovation Summits
“News Online is an online group for professionals in “online news” around the world. It carries on in the spirit of former “online-news” e-mail list now with additional web/digest options. With more than 230 people join in its first month”
Nieman Journalism Lab
The Nieman Journalism Lab is a collaborative attempt to figure out how quality journalism can survive and thrive in the Internet age.
Online News Association
Placeblogger is a site where you can search for local sources of news, information, and community near where you live, work and travel.
Poynter’s E-Media Tidbits
Reynolds Journalism Institute
Typepad for Journalists (formerly the Typepad Journalist Bailout Program)
We Media is a web site, a community, a conference and a global movement to make the world better through media.
You’re a journalist who wants to build your skills, serve your community, and advance your career. We’re here to help.