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Forefront 101: Introduction to Library Services: About the Library

Public Facing Special Library

Special Library
  • Collection focuses on nonprofits and philanthropy.

  • Print materials – books and journals, non-circulating.

  • Online resources – databases, eBooks, and LibGuides.

  • Member remote access to EBSCO databases.

  • Member remote access to eBooks.

Foundation Center Funding Information Network Partner.

Foundation Center Funding Information Network Partner

Network partners provide local nonprofit communities with access to Foundation Center funding databases, nonprofit trainings, and the opportunity to connect with like-minded social sector professionals.

Hours and Appointments

No appointment is needed for drop-in assistance during our regularly scheduled hours.   Feel free to stop by at any stage in your research process.  Library patrons do their own research, but we can get you started and help you along the way!  Or, schedule an appointment with one of our librarians to get help with your research!

  • Open to the public.
  • Hours:  12:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Monday – Friday.
  • Drop-in only during regular Library hours.
Our Librarians
  • One full-time and two-part time.
  • Conduct prospect research and best practices reference for members.
  • Conduct research for Forefront colleagues.
  • Get members of the public started with their research at the Library.
  • Teach prospect research workshops at Forefront.

Book a Research Appointment

Learn more about appointments and drop-in assistance here.

Please note appointments are face-to-face at the Library.

 

Please note: If you want to look up individual donor profiles, you MUST HAVE each donor’s city, state and zip code at a minimum. Home contact info is preferable to business contact info.