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Journalism: Finding Experts
This guide is a reference tool for students in the Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute.
News and Newspapers
AP Daybook Access
FOIA and FOIL
Research tools beyond Bobst
What Do I Do When I Graduate?
Identifying organizations is a great way to find interview contacts.
NYC Green Book
The free, online version of the city's official directory. Includes listings for city, state, and federal agencies and courts, as well as a listing of national and international agencies and contacts.
Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations
Searchable database of organizations that contains contact info for U.S. organizations.
Encyclopedia of Associations: International Organizations
Searchable database of organizations that contains contact info for international (outside of the U.S.) organizations.
Europa World Plus
Once you are in Europa, click on "Organizations" in the top toolbar. You can filter results by country or search by keyword.
Designed with journalists in mind, you can search this network of 25,000 experts
Subject-Specific Article Databases
Search a subject-specific database to find out which academics are writing about your topic. Subject-specific databases such as PsycINFO are very scholarly in nature and contain articles by academic experts in a field.
Authoratory.com (SCIENCE AND MEDICAL)
Find experts in the specific areas of life-sciences, including chemistry, biology and medicine. (Site pulls its data by analyzing articles and authors in PubMed.) Still under development.
American Men and Women of Science
Experts at NYU
Press Contacts from the Office of Public Affairs
Langone School of Medicine Press Contacts
Polytechnic School of Engineering News and Press Contacts
Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development - Faculty by Expertise
Stern School of Business News and Press Contacts
School of Law - News and Press Contacts
School of Professional Studies News and Press Contacts
Wagner Faculty Experts for the Media
Updated daily; this directory service includes over 400,000 names and contact info from over 40,000 government, business, media, and nonprofit organizations.
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