Resource Spotlight: AP Stylebook Online

Need a convenient way to check the AP Stylebook?  Try Columbia University Libraries new online version – AP Stylebook Online!  This online version offers the same A-Z guide to usage, spelling, and punctuation, and offers a pronunciation guide with audio files. Bookmark this resource at the following URL: http://www.columbia.edu/cgi-bin/cul/resolve?clio7793945 (This resource is available only to current faculty, […]

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AP Daybook Mnemonic Change in Factiva!

Are you one of the many that rely on Factiva to get the Associated Press New York City daily schedule?  Then please note this important change! The mnemonic search string used in the search box in Factiva has changed from:  ny day schedule to:     nyc daybook As always, do not insert punctuation, quotation marks, search […]

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Resource Spotlight: AP Multimedia Archive

Haven’t tried the AP Multimedia Archive yet?  (Access restricted to current Columbia affiliates.)  Here’s some of what you’re missing… Photographs taken by AP photographers, back to 1844, searchable by caption (try keywords Lincoln funeral car, then click Search) Radio reports (try keyword Hindenburg, click the “Audio” option on the left-hand menu, then click Search) Info-graphics […]

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How to…Get the AP Day Schedule

If you want to pull up the New York daily schedule from the Associated Press, and are not in a Journalism School computer lab with access to the ENPS system, just connect to Factiva) (access restricted to current Columbia affiliates).  Once connected, in the “Free Text” box at the top, type: nyc daybook exactly as […]

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