(only accessible within Central Library)
Foundation Directory Online Professional - The Santa Barbara Public Library is a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center, providing access to a collection of materials and services related to grantseeking and fundraising. The Foundation Directory is available in print and online, is comprehensive, and includes information on 120,000+ foundations and corporate donors, and 3 million recent grants.
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online - Developed by the Foundation Center, this is an online database of foundation and public charity programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers.
Foundation Maps - The Foundation Center’s premier data visualization tool and the easiest way to see who is funding what and where around the world.
The Grantseeker’s Guide to Winning Proposals – R658.15224 2008
Guide to Funding for International and Foreign Programs – R361.76 2008
The Foundation Directory – R061 2009
Foundation Giving Trends: Update on Funding Priorities – R361.7632 2009
Foundation Yearbook: Facts and Figures on Private and Community Foundations – R361.7632
Non-profits – 346.73064
Fundraising – 361.7
Private foundations – 361.763
Proposal writing for grants – 658.15224
Fiscal Sponsor Directory - Created by the San Francisco Study Center to help connect community projects with fiscal sponsors.
Grantspace – Information and resources for nonprofits on securing funding and operating effectively. A service of the Foundation Center.
Guidestar – Information on IRS-registered nonprofit organizations.
NOZA – Searchable database of charitable donors.