This research guide is intended to serve as a starting point for users researching topics in Non-profits. Faculty, staff, and student researchers will be able to access relevant sources in a variety of formats including journals, books, streaming media, and more. The use of this guide facilitates finding and evaluating relevant, credible sources.
Background - these sites are useful for locating background information about a known charitable or non-profit organization. They include mission statements, annual reports, forms 990, and more.
This site compiles links to information that describe the reporting responsibilities of charitable and other non-profit organizations; application procedures for exempt and other types of statuses, tutorials, and tax information for contributors.
Provides access to datasets from varied research disciplines.
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A comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. This database includes all editions of the Statistical Abstract, from 1878 to the current year.