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Project for Excellence in Journalism: Analysis: Our Studies

The Pew Research Center's Project For Excellence takes a broad view of news coverage, and this website contains their timely and empirical research studies. Visitors will find that the reports can be viewed by date, media sector, industry trend, or by a combination of sector and trend. The reports provide in-depth answers to questions like "How has the Internet and mobile technology changed the...
Media Awareness Network

Created in 1996, the Media Awareness Network (MNet) is a Canadian non-profit organization that works on the development of media literacy and digital literacy programs. The basic premise behind MNet is to equip adults with information and tools "to help young people understand how the media work, how the media may affect their lifestyle choices and the extent to which they, as consumers and...
Audio Reading Service Podcast

The Allen County Public Library of Fort Wayne, Indiana offers a daily Audio Reading Service Podcast, which is, "specifically designed for and directed to people who have visual, physical, learning, or language challenges to reading traditional printed materials." Here, visitors will find audio recordings of a number of popular news sources, ranging from The Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, ...
BBC Radio 4: More or Less: Behind the Stats

From BBC Radio 4 comes More or Less - a broadcast that aims to offer a "statistical guide to the world and everything else." The show is hosted by Tim Harford and released twice a week. In each episode, Harford discusses the statistics quoted in recent news stories and new research. For example, one recent episode investigates a recent claim from Russia's health ministry that alcohol consumption...