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This guide provides information about resources geared toward journalists and journalism researchers.

Finding Contacts: Reference Books

Finding Contacts

Finding Contacts is a specialized research skill -- one which is particularly important to journalists as investigators, networkers, and interviewers.

While some contact data is easily found on the Internet at large, other data is better discovered through to use of print or online directories, which aggregate contacts according to their profession or community.

Use the links below to find additional resources related to finding contact information.

Finding Contacts: Key Websites & Databases

Finding Contacts: Key Media Directories