This page provides resources for identifying experts in a variety of areas that are not heard as often. Including underrepresented experts in your work is essential to ensuring a diversity of thought and opinion, and finding diverse perspectives is a continual undertaking that journalists have a responsibility to engage in.
To learn more, see Diversifying Your Sources Can Improve Your Reporting.
Diverse Sources is a searchable database of underrepresented experts in the areas of science, health, and the environment.
500 Queer Scientists is a database of LGBTQ+ people in science, technology, engineering, and math.
Request a Woman Scientist from the 500 Women Scientists organization.
Women+ from Sourcelist provides a listing of women technologists and cross-cutting technology policy experts.
AcademiaNet is a tool to access numerous profiles of women academics from every discipline in Europe.
The Future of Science Film Fellowship aims to create new documentaries about efforts to make science more equitable and inclusive. This project builds on the success of the feature documentary "Picture a Scientist," which chronicled stories of bias, discrimination and harassment against women scientists.
InterviewHer aims to connect journalists with women expert sources on issues of global conflict, peace, and security.
Women Also Know Stuff is a database for finding women experts in political science.
Foreign Policy Interrupted includes women representing various areas in foreign policy.
Sociologists for Trans Justice has a Directory of Experts on trans, non-binary, and intersex research.