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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 6.5 (Nov. 24, 2020)

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 using many of those tools via the website or through various social media. The group provides workshops to familiarize with the 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)

Bellingcat links:

Website

Discord

Facebook

Twitter

Twitch

Reddit

Patreon

Go to Sheet:

image/video

social media

people

maps/satellites

transport

websites

archiving

companies

dataviz

stay safe

misc

guides

non-english social media

The “OSINT Landscape” — a condensed and visual version of the online investigation toolkit — can be downloaded in high resolution here.

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

Bellingcat's Online Investigation Toolkit [bit.ly/bcattools]
Info
Tags Journalism, Data, Tools, Fact checking, Research
Type Google Sheet
Published 03/12/2020, 14:58:40

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