Potential Sources of Funding for WSU Librarians
See also the Grants and Funding Resources at the WSU Libraries and Grants and Funding in Education handouts available at the WSU Libraries' Library Guides and Handouts webpage.
The Office of Grant and Research Development:
- Finding Funding Sources
- Informer OnLine (weekly newsletter)
- WSU Foundation New Faculty Seed Grant Program
A Wealth of Information on Foundations and the Grant Seeking Process"
source: Janet Camarena, Computers in Libraries, 20:5 (May, 2000)
Provides an overview of searching for library funding, including a list of 1998's top library-funding foundations.
Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) Grants (From the Washington State Library)
Funding resources include <a data-cke-saved-href="http://www.secstate.wa.gov/library/libraries/training/continuEd.aspx" href="http://www.secstate.wa.gov/library/libraries/training/continuEd.aspx" http:="" secstate.wa.gov="" library="" libraries="" training="" continued.aspx"="" target="_top">Continuing Education Grants that assist librarians, support staff and libraries in attending or providing library workshops and other training opportunities. (Note: This is an excellent source for travel funds) as well as Information Technology Continuing Education grants and larger LSTA grants.
Grants for Indivduals: Library and Information Science
From Jon Harrison's Grants and Related Resources Page. There is also a Grants for Nonprofits: Libraries page.
Awards, Grants, and Exchanges
Maintained by ALA's International Relations Committee.
Technology Grant News
Note: This is a for-fee service, but provides some free resources.
National Guide to Funding for Libraries and Information Services
HOLREF Z683.2.U6 N38 2001
The Big Book of Library Grant Money
HOLREF Z683.2.U6 B54 2004/2005
Directory of Research Grants
HOLREF LB2338 .D5 2004
Foundation Grants to Individuals
HOLREF LB2336 .F698 1997
Getting Your Grant: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians
HOLSTX Z683.2.U6 B37 1992
Raising Money for Academic and Research Libraries: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians
HOLSTX Z683 .R34 1991, CALS REF Z683 R34 1991
Applying for Research Funding: Getting Started and Getting Funded
HOLSTX, VANREF HG177 .R53 1995
The Research Funding Guidebook: Getting It, Managing It & Renewing It
HOLSTX HG177 .R533 1998
- Washington State University (draft) WSU Libraries Grant Process Sequence
- Washington State University (draft) WSU Libraries Grant Pre-Application Proposal
- Washington State University (draft) WSU Libraries Grant Application Approval Form
- Cornell University External Funding/Preliminary Proposal Notification Form
- University of Florida Proposal Template
- University of Florida Grant Author Authorization
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