Resources: Articles

Audio reporting resources Date: 04/05/23

  • AIR, global community of independent audio producers. A lot of the content is free; other material is for members only.  Some of the offerings include:

    -Resources for freelancers, including workshops and webinars exploring   technical skills, ideas and inspiration, training, craft of storytelling, sound   design and more.
    -One-to-one mentoring sessions with an audio expert

  • NPR Training, free articles from the public radio network about mixing audio, demystifying microphones, radio interviewing, voicing stories, how to edit audio interviews and how to start a podcast, and more.

  • The Open Notebook, a nonprofit that provides tools and resources to science, health and environmental journalists of all skill levels. Tools include:

         -Mentoring programs
         -Articles, including this one: Getting started in freelance audio journalism

        -Telling Stories with Sound
        -Writing for the Ear