Resources For Newsrooms and Classrooms
Today's journalists face both classic dilemmas in journalism ethics and unique challenges presented by the digital era. The Center offers materials on digital journalism ethics for use by professionals and students.
Creating trust is a central concern of reporters, whose reputation for trustworthiness affects the reception of their work. These resources discuss the importance of trust and how to create it.
Increasingly, journalists are mining big data sets to research their stories. This set of articles and cases applies the the basic ethical principles of accuracy, fairness, and inclusion to investigations using data.
Explore links to journalism ethics codes and other resources.
Videos from the Digital Journalism Ethics Roundtable explore a variety of topics including trust, accuracy, accountability, and diversity.
Every reporter can expect to run into predictable ethical challenges. This list of dilemmas allows journalists to prepare for the kind of dilemmas they will confront as they pursue their careers.