A collection of tools to empower journalists to do their work more efficiently, creatively, and securely

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Tools for Reporters

Advanced Protection Program

Advanced Protection Program

Google's strongest account security

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The Common Knowledge Project (Beta)

The Common Knowledge Project (Beta)

Explore, visualize, and share data about important issues in your community

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Data Commons

Data Commons

Open knowledge repository that combines data from public datasets using mapped common entities

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DataSet Search

DataSet Search

Find datasets to support your research or story

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Fact Check Explorer

Fact Check Explorer

Search fact check results from the web about a topic or person

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Flourish

Flourish

Visualize data using customizable templates

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Google Data GIF Maker

Google Data GIF Maker

Visualize simple data comparisons

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Google Public Data Explorer

Google Public Data Explorer

Access a world of data and create high-quality visuals

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Google Trends

Google Trends

Use real-time search data to bring people the stories they’re looking for

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Outline

Outline

Easily give your network safer access to the open internet, setting up your own VPN or server

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Pinpoint

Pinpoint

Upload and analyze large numbers of documents with the power of Google Search, AI, and machine learning.

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Project Shield

Project Shield

Defend against digital censorship

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Tilegrams

Tilegrams

Build tiled cartograms to map data

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Google News Initiative Training

Learn how to use Google's tools to find, verify, and tell news stories online. The Training Center features over 50 self-guided online lessons specifically to teach reporters how to use tools like Google Trends, Google Search, Flourish, the Advanced Protection Program and other safety tools.

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