BVU's Resource Center
Roger Read Resource Center
The Roger Read Resource Center is your connection to a world of valuable information about the nonprofit sector, volunteerism and corporate community involvement.
Board members, chief executives, staff members, volunteers, corporate community involvement representatives and those seeking to learn more about nonprofit organizations have access to resources about relevant topics, including governance, fund development, volunteerism and the management of nonprofits. There are several ways that we can be of assistance:
- Online Resource Library - BVU's online
resource center, created in partnership with the IdeaEncore
Network, includes links to hundreds of resources to assist your
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- Library of the Roger Read Resource Center - includes a library of over 800 books, periodicals, and other resources in which you will find information on the latest topics in the nonprofit field. Book loans available from Akron office. In-house review available by appointment in Cleveland office. Search available books.
- Foundation Center Cooperating Collection- includes a searchable database of grantmakers through the Foundation Directory Online. Located in BVU's Akron office. Cleveland area nonprofits should visit The Foundation Center - Cleveland office.
- Technical Assistance - If you have a nonprofit related question and are not sure where to start, please contact:
Online resources available in IdeaEncore Network and materials in the Library are for informational purposes only. They are not comprehensive and do not constitute any endorsement by BVU.