Web for Watchdogs

Number 4252
Subject Web tools
Source Doug Haddix
Affiliation Ohio State University
Year 2014
Summary This tipsheet explores how watchdog journalists can use the web to optimize their investigations, including common ways to find information through traditional and emerging search engines, social media sites and crowdsourcing. Other topics covered include mapping sites, useful apps and tools, and PDF convertors.
Tags web; programs; Google; Google Scholar; Duck Duck Go; Snap Bird; Kiplinger; Wikipedia; NICAR; batchgeo; DocumentCloud; PDF;
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