Computer-Assisted Reporting Resources
Also see Franklin Center Computer-Assisted Reporting Blog.
The page shows a number of databases, software tools and other resources for computer assisted reporting (CAR).
- The Year in Computer Assisted Reporting from 2010 CAR Conference, March 2010.
- Investigative Reporters and Editors on the Road: Tipsheets
- A Guide to Computer Assisted Reporting, PoynterOnline, June 2005.
- Soceity of Professional Journalists
- Power Reporting: Resources for Journalists from Columbia Journalism Review
- Computer Assisted Reporting: A Practical Guide, 3rd edition, Brant Houston, 2004.
- Journalistm 2.0: How to Survive and Thrive, Mark Briggs, edited by Jan Schaffer
- ProPublica’s Scraping for Journalism: A Guide for Collecting Data
- 40 Excellent Web Based Tools to Help You Design from Anywhere (archived version)
- Sunshine Review Tutorial on How to edit a wiki page (from Sunshine Review)
- Excel: How to Use Excel Filtering to Find Data Fast
- Statistical Analysis: Free “R” analysis tool
- Investigative Reporters and Editors’ Calendarof
- Heritage Computer-Assisted Research & Reporting (CARR) at the National Press Club
Other Useful Resources
- Reporter Tools from the Center for Investigative Reporting
- YouTube Reporters’ Center: Helping You Report the News
- AP Stylebook
- Make Internet TV