Resources

Data and Technology
A list of technology resources for journalists, from links to online classes in coding and website building to a wide variety of data sources on information related to New Jersey.

How to Get Credentials
A step-by-step guide for obtaining news credentials in New Jersey.

Journalism Blogs
Blogs, podcasts and radio stations discussing journalism and the news media.

Legal Resources
A list of legal resources for journalists, including contact information for libel/media insurance brokers, as well as a free online media law class offered by Poynter.

Links to Open Public Records
Information about the Open Public Records Act (OPRA), including where and how to file a request.

OPRA Lawyers
A list of lawyers who take OPRA cases on contingency.

Training Links
Links to free online training sources, how-to videos from YouTube, and style guides.

Professional Organizations
Links for professional organizations supporting journalists and news media.

Small Business Assistance
Sources for small businesses in New Jersey, including post-Sandy help, starting your own business, and resources to help grow and support a small business.