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Foundation Information

Foundation Center - comprehensive database on U.S. and global philanthropy - "Nonpartisan guide to money’s influence on U.S. elections and public policy." See who is giving to various campaigns and causes

GuideStar - Provides financial information on over 1.8 million nonprofits (requires free registration)

Chronicle of Philanthropy - one of the best known publications on the philanthropy


    Business Information

    UNC Library Guide for Small Business Information (including Business Plans)

    U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Guide to Business Plans

    State of North Carolina: Business and Employment - comprehensive resource from the State of North Carolina

    Small Business Reference Center - includes a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas

    Information on "for-benefit" corporations - companies that integrate social and environmental aims with business approaches


      Writing Resources

      Anatomy of a scholarly article - from NCSU Libraries

      Citing Information Tutorial - from the UNC Libraries

      Citing Information: APA Style - from UNC Libraries


      Articles + Catalog


      Peer-reviewed articles

      Articles+ - similar to Google Scholar, but with more content.

      Google Scholar - enables you to search for peer-reviewed articles across a wide range of disciplines.

      JSTOR - important scholarly journal literature in nearly all the humanities and social sciences disciplines, international and foreign areas studies.

      Academic Search Complete - Covers popular and scholarly journal articles with many full-text articles

      More databases - a list of databases by subject area.

      Think Tank Articles

      Google Think Tank Search Engine - Search across 300 of the most important US and international think tanks.

      Think Tanks Directory - a Google search that is limited to the sites of major think tanks (from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government)


      Government Information and Statistics

      Bureau of Labor Statisticsthe principal fact-finding agency for the Federal Government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics.

      National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) - the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

      American FactFinder - provides data from all US Census Bureau surveys and programs.

      Statistical Abstract of the United States - comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States, with recent data for states and metro areas, as well as some on foreign countries.

      Legislative/Congressional Information

      GPO Access - service of the U.S. Gov't Printing Office providing free electronic access to information products produced by the Federal Government

      ProQuest Congressional - comprehensive source of current and historical bills, testimony, and reports from the US Congress - free access to a wide range of legislative information on Congress, including the full text of the Congressional Record and bills for the 101st to the present Congress,


        Subject Guide

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        Data Librarian

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        Grantwriting Information

        Grant Proposal Writing Short Course - from the Foundation Center

        Guide to Writing a Successful Grant Proposal - from the Minnesota Council on Foundations

        Grantwriting Guide - from the UC Santa Barbara Library

        Grantwriting Guide - from the University of Utah Library


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