PCST Resources

Intended for novices in the PCST field, this is a brief list of resources for the academic study of public communication of science and technology (PCST) with a focus on the international level and Germany.


Literature

PCST Archive of abstracts and full papers: A searchable database of contributions to conferences and symposia of the International Network for the Public Communication of Science and Technology (PCST), 1989-2016.

Major scientific journals in the PCST field

Handbooks, encyclopedias, anthologies & special issues


Professional networks, associations & mailing lists

International Network for the Public Communication of Science and Technology (PCST)

Fachgruppe “Wissenschaftskommunikation” der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Publizistik und Kommunikationswissenschaft (DGPuK) / Section “Science Communication” of the German Association of Media and Communication Research

PSCI-COM, a UK-based “lively” discussion list about public engagement with science and technology

Wissjour, a German mailing list focusing on science journalism and science PR (German-speaking)