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Nonprofits: Get Started

Guide to research and library resources relevant to Nonprofits

In this Guide

This guide is designed to help students do research for Nonprofits classes and to help students and faculty find nonprofit resources in the library. 

Use the tabs above to navigate through the other pages of the guide:

  • Find Books - Get books available through the library and beyond.
  • Find Articles - Find articles about nonprofits
  • Find Videos - Find online videos and DVDs through the PCC library as well as nonprofit-related videos from sites like YouTube.
  • Websites - Websites of professional organizations for nonprofits
  • Careers - Volunteer opportunities
  • News -- Headlines, blogs, and RSS feeds about nonprofits
  • Cite Sources - Tips and tools for citing sources and avoiding plagiarism.
  • Evaluation - Learn to tell the difference between types of sources, and between journals or magazines.  Identify what "peer review" means
  • Get Help - Get help from a librarian 24x7, get support from a tutor, or find a handout or tutorial to help you with your research.


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Campus Librarians, supporting Business-related subjects research

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