Subject Guide for Fundraising

Fundraising & Grants Resources At Chemeketa Community College Library

Here is a list of some materials at Chemeketa that deal with foundation grants and fundraising for nonprofits. (Scholarships and other student financial aid are not covered in this list.)


Many of the books listed below are in the reference section, indicated by the letters "REF" preceding the call number. For more information about a book, click on the title.

Some of the books are electronic books, available on the Web. To access from the Chemeketa campus, click on the title. For off-campus access to electronic books, you will need your My Chemeketa user name and password.

Please click on a subject to see a list of materials


The following periodicals, among others, are in full text in the Academic OneFile database.

  • The Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Fund Raising Management
  • NonProfit Times
  • Planned Giving Today
  • Planned Giving Mentor

The following publications are available in the LexisNexis Academic database:


The online index Catalog of Nonprofit Literature covers periodical articles and other materials relating to nonprofit organizations.

Web Resources

Foundation Center resources -
Features lists of readings on related topics; click "Resources" for other helpful items, including online books.
Foundation Finder -
Foundation Center online directory of foundations.
Fund-Raising And Foundation Research -
A list of sites from the University of Southern California.
Nonprofit Charitable Orgs from -
Covers essential subjects about nonprofit charities.

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Updated 9 May 2013