The Guide

About the Chicago Media Guide

The Chicago Media Guide is a valuable resource to find the outlet that will amplify your story. It contains:

  • More than 5,210 entries that include journalists from radio, television, print and online news organizations.

  • Phone numbers, emails, Twitter handles from legacy media and more than 170 neighborhood and ethnic media outlets

The guide is available as a searchable online database that is updated weekly.

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Before you buy

Understand how the guide works: click here to read an overview. Understand how to use the media guide with these video tutorials:

Pricing rates

  • A 24 hour one-day pass starts at $45.
  • Our annual subscription cost starts at $349.
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