Bellingcat's Online Investigation Toolkit [bit.ly/bcattools]

Bellingcat’s freely available online open source investigation toolkit - data sources, social media, visualization and many more

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Bellingcat's Online Investigation Toolkit [bit.ly/bcattools]

Bellingcat’s freely available online open source investigation toolkit - data sources, social media, visualization and many more

journalism, data, tools, fact checking, research

Bellingcat's Online Investigation Toolkit

bit.ly/bcattools | version 6.8 (November 10, 2021)

Welcome to Bellingcat’s freely available online open source investigation toolkit.

This toolkit includes satellite and mapping services, tools for verifying photos and videos, websites to archive web pages, and much more.

Follow Bellingcat's work via the website or through social media. We provide workshops to familiarize with these tools, and learn open source investigative methods.

Feel free to suggest tools via email ([email protected]) or Twitter (@trbrtc); Giancarlo Fiorella ([email protected]/@gianfiorella); Foeke Postma (@foekepostma)

Tools marked in yellow are the most used per category by Bellingcat.

Just getting started? Read these: Sheet Map:

First Steps to Getting Started in Open Source Research image/video 📸 stay safe ⚠️

A Beginners Guide to Social Media Verification social media 🤳 archiving 🗃️

people (phone, email, username)🧑‍🤝‍🧑 dataviz 📊

Bellingcat links: maps/satellites 🗺️ guides ❓

Website transport ✈️ education 📐

Discord websites 🌐 misc

Facebook companies & finances 💵

Twitter environment & wildlife 🌳🐯

Twitch non-english 🌍

Reddit

Patreon

Github

Bellingcat's Online Investigation Toolkit [bit.ly/bcattools]
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Tags Journalism, Data, Tools, Fact checking, Research
Type Google Sheet
Published 02/12/2021, 11:25:29

Resources

Journalists Helping Journalists
Women Experts- India's Foreign Policy
UPDATE: Re Julian Assange in Belmarsh (to 7 Oct 2020)
FA/Bellingcat - Police Brutality and the BLM Protests - Public Dataset
Publishers and journalists on TikTok
Journalist Incidents Covering Floyd Protests
All The Citizens: COVID-19 public sector contracts
FSB Poison Squad Travel History