Press Room

There's a lot happening at NPR. You hear it in the incredible breadth of news covered on your local station, through concerts or favorite artist streams on your NPR Music iPhone App, and in essays about how an issue affects your world at The pressroom is designed as a resource for media, conference organizers and those curious about NPR to keep up with the latest happenings. You’ll find recent announcements, downloadable resources, staff bios, awards lists and contacts for media. We hope you'll linger and dive into content that piques your curiosity – and discover new and untold stories along the way.

NPR People

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Learn more about the people behind the renowned voices, production staff, heads of the organization and Board of Directors.

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Media Library

NPR Media Library

Downloadable resources for media. Get high-resolution photos of staff and projects, logos, quick facts and featured video.

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Our history is filled with achievements. Find the most prestigious from among hundreds of honors and awards.

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Media Contacts

Calling all journalists! Media Relations is your resource, handling all inquiries, interviews and speaking engagement requests.

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Contact Us

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