Editor & Publisher features ‘Project Oasis’

This Editor & Publisher piece details Project Oasis, a partnership between the UNC Center for Innovation and Sustainability in Local Media, Google News Initiative and LION Publishers created to identify, share and implement the best practices that help local digital news models get started and succeed.

The article explains that Project Oasis will include a database of local news sites in the U.S. and Canada. A “Pathways Playbook” will cover three launch phases — pre-launch, launch and stability — with information and resources for each phase.

Read the full piece here.