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Journalism Practice


Canadian News Media

See also:Canadian Broadcasting

  • Canadian Media Concentration Research Project
    Provides media industry data for Canadian media industries including news media
  • Final Report on the Canadian News Media
    Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communication (June 2006). Volume 2 includes statistics on ownership and market for Canadian newspapers, magazines, radio and television.
  • News Media Canada
    A joint initiative of the Canadian Newspaper Association and the Candian Community Newspapers Association. Presents circulation data, and Snapshot an annual report on the industry.
  • ViviData
    Provides sample readership statistics on Canadian print media (formerly known as Print Measurement Bureau)


U.S. News Media
  • Project for Excellence in Journalism
    Provides archival and current data and statistics on U.S. news media and stories. The focus is on content analysis of news, and there are weekly indexes of stories covered in different media. Provides analysis of trends, issues and reporting. Publishes an annual report, available on the website, The State of the News Media, from 2004 to 2017. Originally affliated with the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and now part of the PEW Research Centre .
  • Newseum
    Provides images of the frontpages of over 600 U.S. and international newspapers. Also provides an archive of frontpages for special news events from 2001 to the present.
  • Research studies on media ownership
    From the Federal Communications Commission several studies on media ownership in the U.S.
  • CJR: Who owns what
    A quick and easy search tool to find media ownership. Includes Canadian companies as well as U.S.
  • Poynter Institute
    Information about journalism as well links to resources for journalists. Features the NELSON search tool for journalists which is a selective search engine designed specifically for journalists. NELSON allows keyword searches of 200 current news sources, as well as 174 sites selected by the Poynter Institute for relevancy to specific news beats, journalism related sites (such as organizations, associations, journalism schools).
  • News Media Alliance
    An organization that represents the newspaper industry. Formerly known as the Newspaper Association of America. Trends and Numbers section provides figures for circulation, audience, research and advertising revenues.
  • Nieman Foundation
    "To promote and elevate the standards of journalism." See also the NiemanLab on the future of journalism.


Associations in Canada
International Associations
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