Professional Links

R.D. Smith; updated fall 2017

Professional Organizations & Resources: Public Relations

Canadian Public Relations Society www.cprs.ca

International Association of Business Communicators www.iabc.com

International Association of Online Communicators www.onlinecommunicators.org

International Public Relations Institute www.ipra.org

Institute for Public Relations www.instituteforpr.com

National Association of Government Communicators www.nagc.com

National Council for Marketing & Public Relations www.ncmpr.org

National Investor Relations Institute www.niri.org

National School Public Relations Association www.nspra.org

Public Relations Society of America www.prsa.org

Religion Communicators Council www.religioncommunicators.org

 

Professional Organizations & Resources: Advertising

American Advertising Federation www.aaf.org

American Association of Advertising Agencies www2.aaaa.org

American Marketing Association www.marketingpower.com

 

Professional Organizations & Resources: Communication

American Communication Association www.americancomm.org

Association for Business Communication www.businesscommunication.org

Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication www.aejmc.org

Canadian Communication Association www.acc-cca.ca

Center for the Study of Communication and Culture cscc.scu.edu

International Association for Media and Communication Research iamcr.org

International Communication Association www.icahdq.org

Journalism Education Association www.jea.org

National Communication Association http://www.natcom.org/

World Communication Association wcaweb.org

 

Professional Organizations & Resources: Journalism

American Copy Writers Association www.copydesk.org

American Medial Writers Association www.amwa.org

American Society of Magazine Editors www.magazine.org/asme

American Society of Newspaper Editors www.asne.org

Associated Collegiate Press www.studentpress.org/acp

Associated Press Sports Editors http://apsportseditors.org/

Association of Alternative Weeklies aan.org/alternative

Association of Food Journalists www.afjonline.com

Association of Health Care Journalists www.healthjournalism.org

Association for Women in Sports Media www.awsmonline.org/

Canadian Association of Journalists www.caj.ca

Criminal Justice Journalists reporters.net/cjj/index.html

Education Writers Association www.ewa.org/

International Federation of Agricultural Journalists www.ifaj.org

International Federation of Journalists www.ifj.org

International Food, Wine and Travel Writers Association www.ifwtwa.org

Investigative Reports and Editors www.ire.org

Military Reporters and Writers www.militaryreporters.org

National Academy of Television Journalists www.angelfire.com

National Association of Science Writers www.nasw.org

National Institute for Computer-Assisted Reporting www.nicar.org

National Education Writers Association www.ewa.org

National Press Photographers Association www.nppa.org

National Association of Science Writers www.nasw.org

Online News Association www.journalists.org

Pew Research Center for the People and the Press people-press.org

Poynter Institute www.poynter.org

Radio-Television News Directors Association www.rtnda.org

Religion Newswriters Association www.rna.org

Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press www.rcfp.org

Society for Features Journalism featuresjournalism.org

Society of American Business Editors and Writers sabew.org

Society of Environmental Journalists www.sej.org

Society of News Design www.snd.org

Society of Professional Journalists www.spj.org

 

Professional Organizations & Resources: Broadcasting

Academy of Television Arts & Sciences www.emmys.org

American Indian Public Telecommunications www.airos.org

American Sportscasters Association www.americansportscastersonline.com

Broadcast Education Association www.beaweb.org

Corporation for Public Broadcasting www.cpb.org

Federal Communications Commission www.fcc.gov

Independent Media Center www.indymedia.org

National Association of Broadcasters www.nab.org

National Association of Television Program Executives www.natpe.org

National Cable Television Association www.ncta.com

National Federation of Community Broadcasters www.nfcb.org

National Writers Union www.nwu.org

Native Networks Radio www.nativenetworks.si.edu

Public Radio International www.pri.org

 

Professional Organizations & Resources: Communication Diversity

American Women in Radio and Television www.awrt.org

Arab and Middle Eastern Journalists Association www.ameja.org

Asian American Journalists Association www.aaja.org

Association for Women in Communication www.womcom.org

Association for Women in Sports Media www.awsmonline.org

Hispanic Public Relations Association www.hpra-usa.org

National Association of Black Journalists www.nabj.org

National Association of Hispanic Journalists www.nahj.org

National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Education www.namic.com

National Black Public Relations Society www.nbprs.org

National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association www.nlgja.org

Native American Journalists Association www.naja.com

South Asian Journalists Association www.saja.org

Unity: Journalists of Color www.unityjournalists.org

Women in Cable Telecommunications www.wict.org

 

Media Publications & Professional Resources

Advertising Age adage.com

All About Public Relations aboutpublicrelations.net/mlibrary.htm

American Journalism Review www.ajr.org

Behind the News newsresearch.blogspot.com

Columbia Journalism Review www.cjr.org

Editor & Publisher www.editorandpublisher.com

First Amendment News www.firstamendmentcenter.org

Journal of Mass Media Ethics www.tandfonline.com/toc/hmme20/current

Journal of Marketing Communications www.marketingpower.comx

Journal of Integrated Marketing Communicationwww.medill.northwestern.edu/imc/

Journal of Public Relations Research www.tandfonline.com/toc/hprr20/current

Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press www.rcfp.org

Public Relations Journal www.prsa.org/prjournal

Online Journalism Review www.ojr.org 

 

Career Resources

PR Week www.prweekus.com

PRSA Job Center www.prsa.org/jobcenter

 

Diversity Resources

American Civil Liberties Union www.aclu.org

Diversity Inc (online magazine) www.diversityinc.com

Forum on Media Diversity (online academic forum) www.masscommunicating.lsu.edu

Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation www.glaad.org

Freedom Forum (info on diversity) www.freedomforum.org

Media Diversity Institute (international scope) www.media-diversity.org

National Center for Disability and Journalism (multiple links)www.ncdj.org/index.php

Poynter Online (ethics and diversity) www.poynter.org

Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education (focus on diversity) mije.org

Society of Professional Journalists (Diversity section) www.spj.org/diversity.asp

U.S. Census Bureau www.census.gov

 

Ethics Resources: Journalism

American Society of Newspaper Editors (Statement of Principles) http://asne.org/content.asp?contentid=171

Associated Press Management Editors (Ethics Code) www.apme.com/?page=EthicsStatement

Digital Media Ethics https://ethics.journalism.wisc.edu/resources/digital-media-ethics/

Journalism Net (international links to press codes)www.journalismnet.com/media/ethics.htm

National Conference of Editorial Writers (Statement of Principles) http://www.columbia.edu/itc/journalism/j6075/edit/ethiccodes/NCEW.html

National Public Radio (News Code of Ethics & Practices) www.npr.org/about/aboutnpr/ethics/ethics_code.html

New York Times (Journalism Ethics Policy) www.nytco.com/press/ethics.html

Scripps Newspapers (Statement of Policy on Ethics & Professional Conduct) asne.org/article_view/articleid/270/e-w-scripps-co-statement-of-policy-on-ethics-and-professional-conduct.aspx

Society for News Design (Code of Ethical Standards) www.snd.org/about/code-of-ethics/

Society of Professional Journalists (Code of Ethics) www.spj.org/ethicscode.asp

 

Ethics Resources: Public Relations

Public Relations Society of America (Code of Ethics) https://www.prsa.org/ethics/code-of-ethics/

Canadian Public Relations Society (Code of Professional Standards) www.cprs.ca/aboutus/code_ethic.aspx

National School Public Relations Association (Code of Ethics) nspra.org/code-ethics

Association for Educational Communication & Technology (Code of Ethics)

www.aect.org/About/Ethics.asp

Religion Communicators Council (Ethical Guidelines) www.religioncommunicators.org/mc/page.do?sitePageId=70782

International Association of Business Communicators (Code of Ethics) www.iabc.com/about/code.htm

 

Ethics Resources: Advertising

American Advertising Federation (Advertising Ethics & Principles) www.aaf.org

Canadian Code of Advertising Standards www.adstandards.com/en/standards/thecode.aspx

Vatican: Pontifical Council for Social Communication: Handbook on Ethics in Advertising www.vatican.va/roman_curia/pontifical_councils/pccs/documents/rc_pc_pccs_doc_22021997_ethics-in-ad_en.html

 

Media Literacy & Media Criticism

Accuracy in Media (conservative analysis) www.aim.org

Action Coalition for Media Education acmecoalition.org

Ad Busters adbusters.org

Alliance for a Media Literate America www.amlainfo.org

Association for Media Literacy www.aml.ca

Center for Media and Democracy (PR Watch and SourceWatch progressive analysis) www.prwatch.org

Center for Media and Public Affairs www.cmpa.com

Center for Media Literacy www.medialit.org

EthicNet (Journalism ethics in various European nations) http://ethicnet.uta.fi/codes_by_country

FAIR: Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting (progressive analysis) www.fair.org/index.php

GLAAD Media www.glaad.org 

Independent Media Institute www.alternet.org/ 

Jesuit Communication Project jcp.proscenia.net

JournalismNet www.journalismnet.com/media/criticism.htm

Media Awareness Network www.media-awareness.ca/english/index.cfm

Media Channel www.mediachannel.org

Media Literacy Clearinghouse www.frankwbaker.com

Project Censored www.projectcensored.org

News Watch www.newswatch.org