A Funding Information Network Partner of the Foundation Center.

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The Russell Ruby Resource Library is home to more than 350 books, periodicals, DVDs, ebooks, and articles. Come browse our shelves and explore the electronic resources on our dedicated library workstations. Our library catalog is accessible online using Internet Explorer at http://www.mc2sys.info/autolog/autologinNBN89L.asp.

 

Foundation Center Resources

PrintIn addition to print and electronic materials on numerous topics, the library is home to the Foundation Center’s full range of foundation search tools, including print directories and the Foundation Directory Online Professional containing over 100,000 foundations and over 400,000 funded grant records. In addition to search databases and print materials, the Foundation Center offers a wealth of information and resources online. Free classroom training on these resources is offered periodically, and individual assistance is available at any time. Check our website for upcoming trainings, stop by our office for a personalized tour of all our Foundation Center resources, and explore on your own at www.foundationcenter.org.

Online Resources

Foundation Directory Online The premier grant search database. Free access available at the Russell Ruby Resource Library, or get started with the widget above.

GrantSpace.org Collects the Foundation Center’s wealth of free online resources in a simple interface you can access from any Internet connection. We hope you’ll take some time to explore this phenomenal site.

GrantFinder Instantly access more than 2,500 federal, state, corporate and foundation grants in a user-friendly, real-time format. Free accounts available for NRC members.

Grants.gov The common database for finding federal grant opportunities, and application portal for federal grants.

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Contains detailed program descriptions for 2,308 Federal assistance programs.

GuideStar Free database of nonprofit 990 tax returns and other information.

American Factfinder Data from the Decennial Census, American Community Survey, Puerto Rico Community Survey, Population Estimates Program, Economic Census, and Annual Economic Surveys

US Census Bureau Access to all published Census data.

Network for Good Learning Center Free training webinars and resources about fundraising, social networking, website development, email, donor databases, nonprofit marketing.

Network for Good– Giving Day Free e-book resource guide on implementing a #GivingDay fundraising campaign for your nonprofit

Free Management Library Comprehensive resources regarding the leadership and management of yourself, other individuals, groups and organizations.

National Council of Nonprofits Information on policy issues and tools for nonprofits.

Kids Count Data Center The premier source for data on child and family well-being in the United States.

Oklahoma Dept. of Commerce -Data & Research Business, market, economic, and other data available from the OK Dept. of Commerce.

TechSoup Nonprofit technology

Nonprofit Career Resource Guide This guide provides free online resources to startng a career in the nonprofit sector.