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Forefront 101: Introduction to Library Services: The Library's Print Collection

Print Collection


The Forefront Library's print materials, including books, journals and historical resources, do not circulate. Users are welcome to review print books, journals, and archival materials onsite during regular Library hours, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday.

Copying and Printing

Users may also utilize the copy machine. Forefront Library provides up to a total of thirty pages of free combined copying or printing per Library patron per day.  Only black and white copying and printing is available. Copying and printing should be limited to Library research.


All Library patrons will be responsible for all copied materials in accordance with all U.S. copyright laws.  Please visit our Copyright, Fair Use and Citations LibGuide for additional information.


The Library's collection includes books covering a wide range of topics for a wide range of experience levels, for example:

Foundation Center

Just the Basics
Prospect Research

Reserve Collection


Popular titles include Chronicle of Philanthropy, Nonprofit Management & Leadership, Nonprofit Quarterly, and Stanford Social Innovation Review. 

Ask a librarian for help locating what you need in print or an online format.