- American Society for Public Administration
The major professional association for public service - start here!
- American Society for Public Administration - Code of Ethics
- Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management
Supports research and education in the field with their publications, conferences, and awards.
- Candid's Catalog of Nonprofit Literature This link opens in a new window
This database of the literature of philanthropy incorporates the unique contents of Candid's libraries and contains more than 33,000 records, the majority of which include descriptive abstracts.
- Data.gov This link opens in a new window
The home of the U.S. Government’s open data. Download raw data from executive branch departments in a variety of formats.
- Find Public, State, & Federal Libraries
Some government institutions collect policies in online libraries, and this link takes you to a complete list of these libraries. This can be a very focused way to search for documents on a specific topic.
- The Foundation Center
Putting an end to systemic racism and hate-driven violence around the world will require nonprofits and foundations to step up like never before. Candid stands with our staff and communities affected by these injustices as we envision a social sector capable of tackling the critical challenges and opportunities of our time.
A project of Action Without Borders, this site is a clearinghouse for nonprofits, activists, and organizers.
- International City/County Management Association
Worldwide local government organizations. View the library's holdings of ICMA publications.
- National Criminal Justice Reference Service
The National Criminal Justice Reference Service is a federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.
- Social Science Research Network (SSRN) eLibrary This link opens in a new window
Provides over 900,000 research papers in the social sciences (including business) from over 470,000 researchers in more than 50 disciplines. FAQs