July 2009 Archives

Newspaper Jobs

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Has current listings searchable by state.

A great listing of journalism jobs, many focusing on newspapers and magazines.

Investigative Reporters and Editors' Job Bank


News Jobs Network
Newsletter and job listings. Editing and writing jobs for the US, Canada, and the UK.

Detroit Free Press Jobs Page
Joe Grimm's great site offers super examples and tip sheets on writing cover letters, resumes and more. Helpful to journalists at all levels.

Job Links
A great alphabetical collection of job links. Newspaper, broadcast, advertising, etc.

A news feed of top articles on the job market, including global job market news, job search newsletters and job search blogs. It's not a journalism job-hunting site, but it has many helpful tips that apply to journalists.

Career Advice by Reader's Digest

International Association of Business Communicators

LA Times/Tribune Company Jobs

Cox Newspapers Jobs Page

ASNE's Careers in Journalism

MediaBistro.com's Jobs Page


American Society of Business Publishing Executives Jobs Board

IWantMedia.com's Jobs Page

SunOasis.com: Global Media Job Openings
A great site for writers, editors and copy editors. Internships, media resources and more.

Landmark Communications
Hiring for The Weather Channel, The Travel Channel, various TV stations and Virginia newspapers in Norfolk and Roanoke.

New York Times Company

Journalism Fellowships in Child and Family Policy

ReligionWriters.com Jobs Bank

Ogden Newspapers Jobs Database

Other Helpful Resources

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Religion Newswriters Association

National Religious Broadcasters

JournalismNet -- Religion

University of Missouri: Center for Religion, the Professions, and the Public

Pew Forum: Religion Issues in 2008 Presidential Campaign

Library of Congress: Religion and the Government
Takes effect October 2002.

Bread.org: Bread for the World
A world hunger site with religious ties.

Frontline: Faces of Islam
The terrorist attacks have revealed some deep divisions between followers of Islam. This Frontline site examines viewpoints of Muslims around the world after 9/11. Includes video, FAQ and more.


Christianity Today

Christian Book

SNAP: Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests

American Academy of Religion

From the American Academy of Religion, this site can put you in touch with religion experts and scholars.

Run by Focus on the Family, this site offers online voter registration forms and a database/quiz that links voters to candidates and issues.

ReligionLink: Resources on Supreme Court Ruling on Ten Commandments

Mainstream Coaliton

ChurchSecurity Services
News, guidebooks, tools, profiles of gunmen, etc.

Church Security Member
Safety, training, news, videos on security, etc.

Traditional Values Coalition

Americans United for Separation of Church and State

The Right Site

BeliefNet: Sin Series
Seven deadly sins. Features interactive quizzes.

Campus Freethought Alliance: Godless Americans
More than 50 pieces from the renowned collection.

Write to Inspire
A religion writing site with a nice resources page.

Presidential Prayer Team Media Page
A White House promotional site but it does have some media resources. You must register (it�s free) to log-in to the media page.

A library of sites not affiliated with a Muslim sect or ideology. Links to mosques, news, articles, translation of the Quran.


National Day of Prayer
Background on the annual May 2 holiday.

AfrikaWorld: Religions

National African Religion Congress

Gospel Communications Network

Girona Cathedral Tour
A cool Flash tour of the French cathedral.

Run by former Watergate convict Charles Colson, this ministry works with churches and community groups to provide fellowship for prisoners and former prisoners.

Google's Religion Directory

Meditation Therapy

Center for Public Justice
A Washington-based team of academic and policy consultants.

Features quotes and study guides to Science and Health" by Mary Baker Eddy, founder of Christian Science.

The Internet Sacred Text Archive
A religious tolerance and scholarship site that has deep resources on the human race's religious heritage.

Beliefnet: Prayer of the Day

The Fund
A ministry site with job listings, publications, links to schools, etc.

Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood

Salem Witch Trials Archive
History of the trials, including maps, transcripts, bios of notable people, etc.

Photojournalism Jobs

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Journalism Job Links

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Recent Additions to the Site


UNC: Sports Journalism Jobs
Created by the Sports Communication Program at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the site posts job and internship opportunities in sports writing and editing, team marketing, league public relations and other areas.

SPJ Job Bank

July 4 / Independence Day

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Census: July 4 Stories

American University: Fourth of July Celebrations Database
Includes history, facts on the holiday.

CDC: Fireworks Injuries, Facts, Stats
Links to dozens of faiths and practices.

The National Council on Fireworks Safety
Database of state laws, tips, etc.

Site for the fireworks industry trade that features safety tips.

The History Channel: Fireworks History
Uses video and text to explain celebrations from China to the U.S.


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Charity Watchdog
The National Charities Information Bureau offers a "wise giving guide," a quick reference list of groups that meet certain standards and a weekly charity report.

American Association of Fundraising Counsel

Center on Philanthropy
Resources from Indiana University.

National Fraud Information Center
Established by the National Consumers League.

National Freedom of Information Coalition

Hunger in America 2001
Claims to be the most comprehensive study of domestic hunger ever.

An online newspaper for non-profit organizations. Some helpful research and databases. A must-read for reporters covering charities.

Look up budget analysis on non-profit organizations.

National Charities Information Bureau
A good site for tracking spending and income from charities.

IRS: Non-Profits Tax Information
General site for non-profit statistics.

IRS: More on Non-Profits Tax Information
Files for each U.S. state listing the non-profits the IRS is aware of.

FTC Charity Checklist

Maryland Comptroller's Office
The Maryland Comptroller's office has a database of unresolved tax liabilities. Great for tracking promising business types and politicians. Several other states have similar databases, including Illinois.


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Internet Public Library: Online Serials
Links to more than 3,000 magazine titles.

American Society of Magazine Editors

Magazines of the Future
The Magazine Publishers of America feature look at how the industry and presentation will change in this Flash presentation.

Magazine Publishers of America

Wooden Horse Magazine Links

Association of Alternative Newsweeklies


TIME Magazine Cover Search Database
In conjunction with the 80th anniversary of TIME magazine, all of the magazine's covers (around 4,200 of them) are now searchable and can be viewed individually as high-resolution 400x527 images. Some of the topic searches are listed below.

TIME Magazine 80th Anniversary Special

American Society of Business Publication Editors

Life Magazine Cover Collection
Covers from 1936 to 1972.

International Federation of the Periodical Press
Global magazine resources site.

Searcher: The Magazine for Database Professionals
Covers a comprehensive range of issues important to the professional database searcher.

A great design site featuring several articles from various magazines that should be of interest.

Encourages people to copy and upload popular magazines on newsstands. Run by an offshore company that's working around digital piracy laws. You can use the site to look up past issues of publications, but there are ethical concerns.

Launched in June 2009, True/Slant is an "original content news network tailored to both the "Entrepreneurial Journalist" and marketers who want a more effective way to engage with digital audiences. Contributors, consumers and marketers each have a voice."


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