Doing Journalism with Data:

First Steps, Skills and Tools

A free online data journalism course with 5 leading experts.

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Got an awesome conference idea? IRE wants to hear from you

Investigative Reporters & Editors has opened a call for session pitches and ideas for its 2018 conference.


Too cool for school: Enter this year’s National Awards for Education Reporting

Journalists are encouraged to submit their best education-related data and investigative reporting stories.


Data Driven Guides

Design expressive information graphics.

The Python Graph Gallery

Hundreds of python charts, displayed with their reproducible code snippets.

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That’s no moon: Data stories don’t always have to be downers

Data journalism can appear to revolve around bleak numbers. Mahima Singh shows that it isn’t always about ‘The Dark Side’.


Carbon Doomsday: Tracking CO2 since 1958

In the absence of an authoritative and user-friendly CO2 emissions tracker, a global community of developers stepped in.

rssUpcoming Events

8/1/2018 - 12/1/2018

Digital Methods Winter School, Data Sprint and Mini-Conference (Amsterdam, the Netherlands)

The Digital Methods Initiative (DMI), Amsterdam, is holding its annual Winter School on the ‘Social Lives of Digital Methods’.

25/1/2018 - 26/1/2018

Advanced Analytics Forum (Berlin, Germany)

Improve your data driven decision making from a holistic perspective.

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This intiative receives partial funding from the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science.

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