BULLET St. Louis Public Library’s Grants and Foundation Center
Selected Bibliography of Materials
Slpl1.gif (4177 bytes)servic1.gif (3692 bytes)The Library is continually expanding its resources to assist nonprofit organizations and those wishing to establish a nonprofit. This list does not include the core publications of the Foundation Center’s Cooperating Collection.

The titles below include both circulating and non-circulating items. Check our catalog to see which items can be placed on request.

Print Resources
Updated MArch 16, 2005

2003 Cumulative Supplement to the Financial & Accounting Guide for Not-for Profit Organizations - 6th ed. Hoboken NJ: J. Wiley & Sons, 2003.

Annual Register of Grant Support. Chicago: Marquis Academic Media, 2003.

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)Benchmarking for Nonprofits, How to Measure, Manage and Improve Performance, by Jason Saul, Wilder Foundation, 2004;

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)Big Gifts for Small Groups, a Board Member's 1-hour Guide to Securing Gifts of $500-$5,000, by Andy Robinson, Emerson & Church, 2004;

Firstenberg, Paul. Philanthropy’s Challenge: Building Nonprofit Capacity Through Venture Grantmaking. New York: Foundation Center, 2003.

Fundraising Mistakes that Bedevil all Boards (and Staff too), a 1-hour guide to identifying and overcoming obstacles to your success, by Kay Sprinkel Grace, 2004;

Guide to Grantseeking on the Web. New York: Foundation Center, 2003.

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)Governance as Leadership, Reframing the Work of Nonprofit Boards, by Richard P. Chait, William P. Ryan & Barbara E. Taylor, Wiley, 2005;

Government Assistance Almanac. Washington, D.C.: Foggy Bottom Publications, 2003.

Grant$ for Mental Health, Addictions & Crisis Services, 2002/03. New York: Foundation Center, 2003.

Grant$ for the Physically and Mentally Disabled, 2002/03. New York: Foundation Center, 2003.

Grants and Awards Available to American Writers, 2002/03. New York: P.E.N. American Center, 2003.

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)Jossey-Bass Handbook of Nonprofit Leadership & Management, 2nd ed., 2005;

Karsch, Ellen & Fox, Arlen Sue, The Only Grantwriting Book You’ll Ever Need. New York: Carroll & Graf, 2003.

New, C.C. & Quick, J.A. How to Write a Grant Proposal. Hoboken NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2003.

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)The Not-For-Profit CEO: How to Attain and Retain the Corner Office, by Walter Pidgeon Jr., Wiley, 2004;

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)Play to Win: the Nonprofit Guide to Competitive Strategy, by David La Piana, Jossey-Bass, 2005;

Poister, Theodore. Measuring Performance in Public and Nonprofit Organizations San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2003.

Quarter, J., Mook, L. & Richmond, B.J. What Counts—Social Accounting for Nonprofits and Cooperatives. New York: Prentice Hall, 2003.

Ruegg, D. & Venkatrathnam, L. Bookkeeping Basics: What Every Nonprofit Bookkeeper Needs to Know. St. Paul MN: Wilder Publishing Center, 2003.

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)The Ultimate Board Member's Book, A 1-hour Guide to Understanding and Fulfilling Your Role and Responsibilities, Kay Sprinkel Grace, Emerson & Church 2005;

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)Volunteers, How to Get Them, How to Keep Them by Helen Little, Panacea Press, 1999;

KZGENNEW.GIF (116 bytes)Webster's New World Grant Writing Handbook, by Sara Deming Wason, Wiley, 2004;

Wymer, Walter W. Jr. & Sridhar, Samu. Nonprofit and Business Sector Collaboration, Binghamton NY: Best Business Books, 2003.

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