Link of the Week:
June 15 - 21
NICAR, the National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting,
has a strategy guide with starting points to help you do effective research
on the Internet. This Net
Tour is excellent, and is compiled by Ron Nixon, Tom McGinty, Sarah
Cohen, Neil Reisner, Andrew Lehrenjournalists who are among the best in
the country at this type of research. The site has links to finding experts,
telephone numbers, government sources, online databases, search engines and
View our latest links page
for nonprofits here.
Media Forum Links
that were distributed by journalists at our media forum are online. Journalist
contact information is posted also, if you want to follow up with any of
the people you met at the forum (or if you live in the Asheville area and want
to see what you missed!).
of the Week Archives
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weeks' featured links and articles.
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as Link of the Week.
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