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Resources to support the LEAD program 2009 Project: Working with Nonprofit Organizations

[edit] Kresge Library Wiki Key Pages

Non-Profits & NGOs Category Page Key Pages on the Kresge Wiki:

[edit] Kresge Library Databases

Guidestar Why use Guidestar?

  • Research individual nonprofit organizations in the United States.
  • Search by any characteristic of an organization.
  • Seek out peer institutions by just about any criteria.
  • Find IRS 990 annual reports for non profits, the most offered from any database offered at the University of Michigan.
  • Find board members and officers at American nonprofits.

[edit] Kresge Library News Databases

  • Great for finding full text articles about nonprofits (in general) and nonprofit organizations

ABI/Inform (ProQuest) Why use ABI/Inform (ProQuest)?

  • Ability to find news about nonprofit organizations
  • Great resource for articles about nonprofit management and general issues

NewsBank Why use NewsBank?

  • Great source of full text news across the United States.
  • Ann Arbor News available in full text from 2003 to the present.
  • Includes many other papers, both large and small.

LexisNexis Academic Why use LexisNexis Academic?

  • Ability to find news about nonprofit organizations
  • Great resource for articles about nonprofit management and general issues