News Librarians and News Researchers on Twitter

Most of the Twitter accounts on this page were compiled by Vickie Makings of the Denver Post. She posted a query to the NewsLib list asking for other news researcher/librarian accounts. This list has been updated with those responses.  It is organized alphabetically by affiliation (or Twitter handle when no affiliation listed).

@cbjbookoflists (Amy Shapiro, Research Director, Charlotte Business Journal)

@CSMLibrary  (news library at Christian Science Monitor)

@tobylyles  (Toby Lyles, news researcher at CNN)

@lindadeitch (Linda Deitch, Archive and Collections Manager, The Columbus Dispatch Library)

@dplibrary (Vickie Makings, lib manager, researcher at Denver Post)

@DrWeb2 (Michael McCulley, librarian known to Newslibbers as Dr Web)

@cdbelcher (Cathy Belcher , news researcher and archivist for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram a McClatchy Company)

@HoserLibrarian (Stephanie Chambers, news researcher at The Globe and Mail of Toronto, Canada)

The Guardian (UK)

  • @guardianlibrary (research department at the Guardian (UK) )
  • @RichardNelsson  (Richard Nelsson, News & Media librarian, Guardian (UK) )
  • @katy_bird (Katy Stoddard, Research department, Guardian & Observer)

@beSpacific and @LLRX (Sabrina I. Pacifici, LLRX.com)

@MargotWilliams  (Margot Williams, journalist known to Newslibbers)

National Public Radio

  • @jcwlib (Janel Kinlaw, National Public Radio)
  • @nprlibrary (Library, National Public Radio)

The New York Times researchers (current and retired):

@lizardlodge (Teresa Leonard, News & Observer)

@DianeLamb (Diane Lamb, news librarian, News & Record of Greensboro, NC)

@rrmastroianni (Rick Mastroianni, Library Manager at the Newseum )

@NewsResearch (Lynne Palombo news researcher at the Oregonian)
 (Dozens of us on her list, here: https://twitter.com/#!/NewsResearch/news-researchers-libs )

@EPdocu_cas (Documentation service in “El Periódico de Catalunya”)
@annacornet (Anna Cornet News Librarian / Documentalista at El Periódico de Catalunya)

@sfoxnewshour (Sandi Fox, librarian, PBS NEWSHOUR )

@kismith (Kirsten J. Smith, librarian in editorial research, POSTMEDIA/News)

@pressdembalicki (Janet Balicki, Data Analyst/Producer in the News Research Library – The Press Democrat Santa Rosa, CA.)

@askresearcher ( Julie Domel, news researcher, San Antonio Express-News )

@lpoitinger (Leigh Poitinger, News research director at the San Jose Mercury News)

@TTpagespast (Brian Fulton, Library Manager, The Scranton Times-Tribune)

@VinessaNJ (Vinessa Erminio, Information Editor, The Star-Ledger)

@astridlange (Astrid Lange, Supervisor, Library and Research Services Toronto Star)

@peggymackenzie (Peggy Mackenzie, Library and Research Specialist Toronto Star)

@jguallar Javier Guallar, (Professor of Library and Information Science, and Communication (UB, URL, UOC), assistant director of the journal El profesional de la información)

@ufljournolib (Lisa Chinn, University of Florida: Allen H. Neuharth Journalism and Mass Communications Library)

@JoMCParkLib (Stephanie Willen Brown, librarian, University of North Carolina Park Library)

@musty_clips (Jakon Hays, researcher, librarian at Virginian-Pilot)

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