NewsBank provides schools with comprehensive information resources that complement, extend and even revolutionize library reference, media and technology. These Web-based resources support a wide variety of school research and curricula, while helping to develop critical thinking skills, encourage reading and writing in the content areas and make learning both more engaging and relevant to the real world.
The Pew Research Center for the People & the Press is an independent, non-partisan public opinion research organization that studies attitudes toward politics, the press and public policy issues. In this role it serves as a valuable information resource for political leaders, journalists, scholars and citizens.
We are a nonpartisan, nonprofit "consumer advocate" for voters that aims to reduce the level of deception and confusion in U.S. politics. We monitor the factual accuracy of what is said by major U.S. political players in the form of TV ads, debates, speeches, interviews and news releases. Our goal is to apply the best practices of both journalism and scholarship, and to increase public knowledge and understanding.