The Nonprofit Library

We are proud of the Nonprofit Library at the Nonprofit Resource Group, made possible in part by a generous donation from AmBank. We have an excellent collection of books and periodicals! These may be checked free of charge by staff, consultants, volunteers or board members of nonprofit organizations.

Our growing list of books includes, by category:

ASSESSMENT & EVALUATION:
Non-Profit Dashboard(w/cd)–Tracking Progress

BOARD ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Board Chair Handbook
Board Fundamentals
Business Professional’s Guide to Non-Profit Board Service
Committee Series 1: Governance Committee
Committee Series 2: Executive Committee
Committee Series 3: Financial Committee
Committee Series 4: Development Committee
Governance Series 1: Ten Basic Responsibilities
Governance Series 2: Legal Responsibilities
Governance Series 3: Financial Responsibilities
Governance Series 4: Fundraising Responsibilities
Governance Series 5: Mission, Planning, & Evaluation
Governance Series 6: Structures and Practices
Meeting the Challenge–Orientation to Board Service
Transforming Board Structure (w/cd)

GOVERNANCE GENERAL:
Board Building Cycle (W/cd)
Board Café, Best of
Boards That Make A Difference
Building the Governance Partnership: CEO’s Board Guide
Culture of Inquiry
Govern More Manage Less
Moving Beyond Founders Syndrome
Non-Profit Board Answer Book
Source (The)–12 Principles of Governance
Taming The Troublesome Board Member
Trouble at the Top–Guide to Managing an Imperfect CEO

COMMUNITY:

Building Communities from the Inside Out
Pathways to Peace

FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT:
Managerial Accounting for Managers
Running Quickbooks 2004 for Non-Profits
Understanding Nonprofit Financial Statements (w/cd)
Who’s Minding The Money (w/cd)

LEADERSHIP & SUCCESS:
Art of the Start
Leadership Roles (Governance Series 9)
Principle Centered Leadership
Seven Habits of Highly Effective People
Why Non-Profits Fail

LEGAL ISSUES & ETHICS
Better Bylaw’s (w/cd)
Guide to Workplace Law
Nonprofit Legal Landscape
Managing Conflicts of Intrest
Nonprofit Policy Sampler (w/cd)

MARKETING & COMMUNICATION:
Generate Buzz

MEETINGS, TEAMWORK:
Death by Meeting
Five Dysfunctions of a Team
Meeting , and Exceeding Expectations
Skilled Facilitator
Wisdom Of Teams

MISCELLANEOUS:

Consulting with Non-Profits
Funder’s Guide to Capacity Building

PLANNING & MANAGEMENT:
Chief Executive Succession Planning
Chief Executive Transitions (w/cd)
Chief Executive’s Ten Basic Responsibilities
Driving Strategic Planning (w/cd)
Five Life Stages of Nonprofit Organizations
Hurdle–The Book on Business Planning
Managing Multiple Projects, Objectives and Deadlines
Navigating the Organizational Lifecycle (w/cd)
Non-Profit Executive Compensation
Non-Profit Strategy Revolution (w/cd)

REVENUE DEVELOPMENT:
Fearless Fundraising (w/cd)
Fundraising for Dummies
Giving 2.0 Transform Your Giving and Our World
Grantwriting
Social Entrepreneurship
Speaking of Money (w/cd)