Links

Communication Associations
Speech Pathology/Audiology

Rhetoric/Public Address
Political Resources
Media Resources

Online Resources

For Students: University Links


Communication Associations

SSCA's Links to Communication Associations
http://ssca.net/resources/acadorg.htm
National Communication Association
http://www.natcom.org
Southern States Communication Association
http://ssca.net
Western Communication Association
http://www.csufresno.edu/speechcomm/wsca.htm
Eastern Communication Association
http://www.as.wvu.edu/~sbb/eca.htm
International Communication Association
http://www.icahdq.org
American Communication Association
http://www.uark.edu/depts/comminfo/www/ACA.html
The Association for Business Communication
http://www.theabc.com
Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
http://www.aejmc.sc.edu/online/home.html

Speech/Language Pathology and Audiology

American Speech-Language and Hearing Association
http://www.asha.org/
National Student Speech-Language and Hearing Association
http://pegasus.cc.ucf.edu/~nsslha96/
American Academy of Audiology
http://www.audiology.org
Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf
http://www.agbell.org
American Tinnitus Association
http://www.teleport.com/~ata

Rhetoric/Public Address

Internet Classics Archive
http://classics.mit.edu/
American Society for the History of Rhetoric
http://www.utm.edu/~ssca/histrhet.html
Rhetorical Texts Archive
gopher://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/3333/11/
Aristotelian Resources
http://www.rpi.edu/~honeyl/rhetoric/index.html
Perseus Project for Classical Rhetoric
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/
Douglas Speech Archive
http://douglass.speech.nwu.edu
Northwestern State University's Online Speech Bank
http://vic.nsula.edu/language_and_communication/spchsites.htm
History Channel
http://www.historychannel.com/speeches/index.html

Political Resources

U.S. Whitehouse
http://www.whitehouse.gov
U.S. Senate
http://www.senate.gov
Republican National Committee
http://www.rnc.org
Democratic National Committee
http://www.democrats.org
Library of Congress
http://lcweb.loc.gov
George Gallup Institute
http://www.gallup.org
Neilsen Polling Institute
http://www.nielsenmedia.com
Polling Report 2000
http://www.pollingreport.com/wh2gen.htm
Federal Election Commission
http://www.fec.gov/
University of Michigan's Political Science Resources
http://www.lib.umich.edu/libhome/Documents.center/psusp.html
University of Pennsylvania's Political Communication Links Page
http://www.library.upenn.edu/resources/subject/social/communication/political.html
Project Vote Smart
http://www.northamerican.com/-towncenter/-politics/prez.htm
MTV's Rock the Vote
http://www.rockthevote.org
Presidency 2000
http://www.politics1.com/p2000.htm
2000 GOP
http://www.2000gop.com/
Campaign Online
http://www.campaignonline.com/index.cfm

Media Organizations:

Committee to Protect Journalists -  dedicated to defending the rights and safety of journalists around the world. Tallies attacks on journalists, and documents the worst places to be a journalist.

Daniel Pearl Family Foundation -  information about how to contribute to the Memorial Trust or Foundation to honor the memory of slain journalist Daniel Pearl.

Press Freedom Survey -  annual report that rates press freedom, or lack of freedom, on a country-by-country basis. From Freedom House, a non-partisan human rights adcovacy group.

Watching the Media: Who Owns What -  guide to what the major media companies own. By Aaron Moore for the Columbia Journalism Review. Also: an interactive chart of the Big Ten's media holdings, from The Nation.

Institute for War and Peace Reporting -  aims to contribute to the resolution of conflict and to the strengthening of civil society, democracy, and the rule of law.

Newseum -  interactive museum of news that takes you behind the scenes to see and experience how and why news is made. Includes online exhibits.

Reporters Without Borders - Reporters Sans Frontières -  provides information on reporters who wrote freely and are in jeopardy, worldwide. Organizes petitions and letter writing campaigns in defense of threatened journalists.

Accuracy in Media (AIM) -  organization investigating complaints of media misdeeds and working for higher standards of reporting. Includes articles from the AIM Report, a bi-weekly publication.

Media Literacy On-Line Project -  collection of resources related to the influence of media in the lives of children, youth, and adults.

mediachannel.org -  media issues supersite featuring criticism, breaking news, and investigative reporting from organizations worldwide. Also has community boards, issue guides, action alerts, and a guide to media ownership.

Newspaper Association of America -  nonprofit representing dailies and nondailies. Site includes information on circulation and readership, trends and numbers, and more.

Poynter Institute for Media Studies -  includes features such as Headlines on Hold about the 2000 Presidential election, and and eye tracking study on online news consumption.

Project Censored -  exploring and publicizing the extent of censorship in our society by locating stories about significant issues.

Project for Excellence in Journalism -  initiative by journalists from all media to clarify and raise the standards of American journalism.

Rocky Mountain Media Watch (RMMW) -  challenging "the unbalanced and unhealthy diet of information presented by the media corporations."

State of the American Newspaper -  special report from American Journalism Review, July 1999. Includes sections on industry consolidation, how market research can mislead, and how newspapers are adapting to the Web.

The Media Foundation -  Canadian foundation that aims to redirect commercial media culture towards ecological and social awareness; publisher of Adbusters magazine.

UNESCO World Press Freedom Day -  observed May 3, serves to inform the public of violations of the right to freedom of expression.

Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting -  national media watch group and publisher of Extra!, offering well-documented criticism in an effort to correct media bias and imbalance.

Media Research Center -  conservative media watchdog organization dedicated to "bringing political balance to and responsibility to the media."

The Museum of Television & Radio -  watch and listen to thousands of television and radio programs, or visit the "Perspectives" project, a series of interviews that includes one with well-known journalists.

Interamerican Press Association (IAPA) -  nonprofit organization dedicated to defending freedom of expression and of the press throughout the Americas. Members include newspapers and magazines from Patagonia to Alaska.

tvnewz.com -  includes news, forums, and job listings, for those interested in, or working in the television news industry.

IWantMedia.com -  providing access to media news, statistics, publications, job listings, trade groups, and more.

Harry Shearer: Found Objects -  audio and video outtakes from varous media celebrities.

Just Think Foundation -  nonprofit foundation founded to promote media literacy and develop critical thinking skills in young people.

News Blues -  for people who work in television newsrooms. Includes information on working conditions and broadcasting companies across the U.S.

Online Resources

Humanities and Social Sciences Online (H-Net)
http://www.h-net.msu.edu
Communication Institute for Online Scholarship
http://www.cios.org
ACA's Center for Communication Studies
http://www.uark.edu/~aca/studies.html
Michael Calvin McGee's Fragments
http://www.uiowa.edu/~commstud/Fragments
Society for Technical Communication
http://stc.org:80/
Modern Language Association
http://www.mla.org
American Psychological Association
http://www.apa.org
Purdue University Online Writing Lab
http://owl.english.purdue.edu

Academic Links for Students

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