Post-Industrial News Spaces
The Tow Center for Digital Journalism has just published Moving the Newsroom: Post-Industrial News Spaces and Places. This 61-page multimedia report by Nikki Usher shows what The Miami Herald, The Des Moines Register, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, and The Seattle Times have done "to turn from sadness to opportunity through a journey of physical space" and concludes that "symbols--buildings--matter."
Table of ContentsI. Introduction: Moving the Newsroom: Post-Industrial News Spaces and Places
II. Why Move Now?
III. Moving Out: From Leaving the Heart of Downtown to Resettling a Block Away
IV. Symbolic Space: It Matters
V. Reconfiguring Physical Space to Make Way for the Digital Future
VI. The System Behind the Hubs—Change for the Better
VII. Mobile Journalism: Leaving behind Physical Space
VIII. What We Can Learn From All of This
IX. Physical Spaces, Newsroom Places: Considered
Appendix: Newsroom Photo Galleries