TITLE

Examining Journalistic Change in the Digital Era

AUTHOR(S)
Giles, Bob
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Winter2007, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author offers opinions on his organization's Web site devoted to onlind journalism which will debut in 2008. The overall history of the Nieman Foundation is presented. Michele McLellan is named editor of the Web site. The Web site is said to be focused on four main areas of interest to journalists, new practices created by digital media such as hyperlocal news, the maintenance of journalistic ethics in the new medium, the economic impact of online journalism, and how the online effort relates to the overall news organization. The author also notes the foundation is creating a joint project with Harvard Business School to examine possible new business models for news organizations based around the Web.
ACCESSION #
28601317

 

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