Knight Citizen News Network

The infamous J-Lab, the Institute for Interactive Journalism, has joined with the Philip Merrill College of Journalism, University of Maryland to create the Knight Citizen News Network. This web site is dedicated to help traditional journalists and ordinary citizens create their own community news and information sites. It contains resources, learning modules, research and CitMedia sites or Citizen Media Sites. There is a whopping 450 citizen media sites across the United States. For those interested in citizen journalism or community-based news project, it is fascinating.