Journalists today need to be on social media simply because it is just another set of tools that is extremely useful in their work. Just like an audio recorder is very important when you go out to do an interview, social media, for journalists, can assist in performing their jobs more efficiently.

Here’s my list of some of the best free ebooks that can help journalists learn more about the new world of Journalism 2.0. whether you are a new journalists or someone who is seasoned in the profession, these books will prove to be quite helpful for you.

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Best Free EBooks on Digital Journalism

Here are some of the best digital journalism ebooks that are available for free. Something I missed? Add your favorites to the list

Oct 04, 2012 - datajournalismhandbook.org - 445
The Data Journalism Handbook

Using data to improve the news.

Oct 04, 2012 - kcnn.org - 430
Journalism 2.0

Mark Briggs‘s Journalism 2.0 (PDF). A digital literacy guide for the information age

Oct 05, 2012 - unc.edu - 511
The New  Precision Journalism

The New  Precision Journalism by Philip Meyer © 1991

Oct 05, 2012 - cyber.law.harvard.edu - 439
Wealth of Networks - Yochai Benkler

Download the complete book in PDF Or you can download each chapter individually

Oct 06, 2012 - thepiratesdilemma.com - 526
The Pirate's Dilemma

A blog about the relationship between piracy, youth culture, pop culture and innovation. Information on the book The Pirate's Dilemma: How Youth Culture Re-invented Capitalism and author and speaker Matt Mason.

Oct 07, 2012 - jou.ufl.edu - 564
Reporter’s Guide to Multimedia Proficiency

The Reporter’s Guide to Multimedia Proficiency by Mindy McAdams

Oct 07, 2012 - blogs.spjnetwork.org - 574
Digital Media Handbook Part 1

Society of Professional Journalists' Digital Media Handbook, Part I. A guide intended to help journalists learn the digital media skills they need.

Oct 07, 2012 - scribd.com - 435
Digital Media Handbook Part 2

Society of Professional Journalists' Digital Media Handbook, Part II. A guide intended to help journalists learn the digital media skills they need.

Oct 22, 2012 - adamwestbrook.files.wordpress.com - 473
Ideas on Digital Storytelling and Publishing

Ideas on Digital Storytelling and Publishing by Adam Westbrook

Oct 22, 2012 - artofcommunityonline.org - 556
The Art of Community

The Art of Community by Jono Bacon. Community management should be a part of every journalist's skills.

Oct 22, 2012 - mediactive.com - 488
Mediactive

Mediactive by Dan Gillmor is about media literacy

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