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BBC Academy of Journalism

Social Media Newsgathering - BBC World Affairs Producer Stuart Hughes speaks at the BBC College of Journalism in London about how he uses social media to identify, gather and disseminate news stories.

Media - Ethics


Media Matters
This site is a supplement to the PBS series of the same title.  Ethical reporting, the relationship between business and journalism, voluntary vs. involuntary censorship, and the impact of electronic media are among the issues that are examined on this site.  Transcripts of the television series, which delves into current trends in mass media ethics, are also provided.

This set of links is maintained by the San Francisco State University Department of Journalism.  Expansive coverage of mass media ethics.  Also provides links to other useful sites.

Poynter Online
This home page for the Poynter Institute provides current links and articles related to ethics and excellence in journalism and photojournalism.

Public Radio Online Styleguide: Ethical Guidelines
This NPR sponsored site provides a compilation of recommendations and policies regarding ethical dilemmas faced by journalists today.  Organizations contributing to the suggestions include the Canadian Broadcasting System (CBC), Public Radio International (PRI), Society of Professional Journalists (SPR), and Public Radio News Directors, Inc. (PRNDI)

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