Newsroom Links


American Journalism Review - Variety of links to journalism resources

Annenberg Political Fact Check - Non-partisan examination of political ad claims

Assignment Editor - Numerous newsroom links

Centers for Disease Control - Health and disease stats and much more

Columbia Journalism Review - Variety of links to journalism resources - A directory of elected officials

Digital Edge - A fresh voice in the field of technology and digital media

Editor & Publisher - Online edition of newspaper industry magazine

Environmental Protection Agency - Click on "Your Community" for local EPA stats

Family Features Editorial Syndicate - Download free food and lifestyle editorial

Freedom Forum - 1st amendment, diversity, world press freedom

Guide Star- Information on all 501c3 non-profit charities in U.S.

Info Please - A collection of facts and links

Internet Weather Information Network - Most of NWS' nontropical severe weather links

Investigative Reporters & Editors, Inc. - Resources for investigative reporters

Iowa Association of Business and Industry

Iowa Association of Community College Trustees - Links to Iowa's community colleges

Iowa Association of School Boards - News from Iowa's school board association

Iowa Civil Rights Commission - Educational website on the Iowa Civil Rights Act of 1965

Iowa College Media Association - Supporting collegiate newspaper, television, radio and multimedia organizations throughout Iowa.

Iowa Farm Bureau Federation - News about Iowa Farm Bureau

Iowa Farmers Union - News about Iowa Farmers Union

Iowa Freedom of Information Council - Iowa FOI resources and information

Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union - Information for sports writers

Iowa High School Athletic Association - Information for sports writers

Iowa High School Press Association - Information about IHSPA and related links

Iowa High School Speech Association - Information about high school speech activities

Iowa League of Cities - Association representing Iowa's municipalities

Iowa Pork Producers - Information about Iowa's pork industry

Iowa Soybean Association & Promotion Board - News about Iowa's soybean industry

Iowa State Association of Counties - Association representing Iowa's county governments

Iowa State Education Association - News from Iowa's teachers' union

Iowa State University Extension Service - ISU Extension news and information

Iowa State University Office of Biotechnology - Information, resources for biotech issues

Journalist's Express - Scores of resources and links for journalists

National Corn Growers Association - Information about corn, "straight from the stalk"

National Freedom of Information Coalition - FOI resources and information

National Newspaper Association - Links to reporters' resources

News Engin, Inc. - Commercial site with some free tool

Newspaper Association of America - A nonprofit organization representing nearly 2,000 newspapers and their multiplatform businesses in the United States and Canada

One Look Dictionaries - Nearly 3 million words in 675 online dictionaries

Online Media Campus - Webinars for journalists

Online News Association - Resources and information for online press

Poynter Institute - Provides search tools for journalists

Prof Net Global - Find a professor or expert on any subject

org - Resources and links for journalists

Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press - FOI news and information

Reporter's Desktop - Launch pad for everyday reporting

Society of Professional Journalists - FOI and journalism ethics resources

University of Iowa/Karla Tonella - Resources for journalists

Wired News - News about the internet

Writers Digest - Insider's guide to the writing life


Iowa Attorney General Iowa Courts Online - a statewide network that connects all of Iowa's 99 counties' clerk of court offices, district court offices and State Court Administrator's offices

Iowa Department of Agriculture - Information about Iowa agriculture

Iowa Department of Economic Development - Studies, economy trends, workforce, grant resources

Iowa Department of Public Health - Information from Iowa's public health agency

Iowa Department of Public Safety - Information on state level law enforcement agencies

Iowa Department of Transportation - Sitemap to extensive IDOT online resources

Iowa Legislature - Tracks bills, lists legislators

Iowa Public Information Board - Answer your questions or address your concerns regarding Chapters 21 and 22, Iowa’s open meetings and public records laws

Iowa Public Information Board - Answer your questions or address your concerns regarding Chapters 21 and 22, Iowa’s open meetings and public records laws

Iowa State Ombudsman - independent and impartial agency to which citizens can air their grievances about government

Iowa, State of - Links to state agencies, an events calendar, more