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News and Media Research Centre

Our latest research report with ACMA examines how and where Australians are getting information about COVID-19, which sources they find trustworthy and their experiences with misinformation

Download the report here

Staff and former students are saddened to learn of the passing of Professor Emeritus R. Warwick Blood

Read up on the extraordinary life of Professor Emeritus R. Warwick Blood here

We welcome Distinguished Emeritus Professor Stuart Cunningham to the N&MRC, and celebrate his work with the release of the MIA Special Edition

Download the MIA Special Edition here

New Report: The Debian survey held in 2016 marked the first stage of an inquiry into the relationship between volunteer work in free and open source software and broader dimensions of work and employment

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Research Priority Report - News Futures: Research & Policy Roundtable

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Interested in the research the N&MRC team are doing? You can now request a briefing by completing an online form

Complete the online form here

The News and Media Research Centre (N&MRC) advances public understanding of our changing media environment. The N&MRC is Australia’s only specialist Research Centre dedicated to exploring news consumption, social and digital media networks, and the legal, ethical and social impacts of communication technologies.

Our Team leads both critical and applied studies with partners and institutions in Australia and internationally. We welcome enquiries regarding industry research collaborations, and from prospective Higher Degree by Research (PhD & Masters by Research) and Honours students.

You can find out more about the Centre on our About Us page and through our News and Events page. Discover our upcoming seminars over on our Seminar Series page, see what our research labs (Critical Conversations; Digital News+; Media Cultures) are up to, and read about the projects our researchers and students are working on on our Research Projects page.

Professor Kerry McCallum, N&MRC Director, Professor of Communication and Media Studies