Book Review: The Routledge Companion to Digital Journalism Studies

Research paper by Steven R. Edscorn

Indexed on: 23 Nov '17Published on: 09 Oct '17Published in: Reference & User Services Quarterly


This work contains fifty-seven scholarly essays, averaging more than ten pages in length that approach digital journalism as a discrete field of study. The work includes ten major topical divisions that include “Conceptualizing digital journalism studies,” “Investigating digital journalism,” “Financial strategies for digital journalism,” Digital journalism studies: Issues and debates,” “Developing digital journalism practice,” “Digital journalism and audiences,” “Digital journalism and social media,” “Digital journalism content,” “Global digital journalism,” and “Future directions.”