The best stories across the web on journalism and digital education

1. Stanford, Columbia share $30 million digital-media gift (Chronicle of Philanthropy)

2. Apple’s new iBooks won’t school college bookstores any time soon (Wired)

3. Knight Center course teaches journalists in digital world how to cover disasters, crises (Knight Center)

4. The forgotten role of journalists in journalism research (The Media Online)

5. 5 misconceptions of blended and online learning (TeachHUB)

6. Free online courses from elite colleges (Inside Higher Ed)