QUT Community Collection for grant seekers, fundraisers and philanthropists
QUT Library is a network partner with Candid (Foundation Center and GuideStar have combined to become Candid). As a member of this network, QUT Library provides public access to a grantmaker directories, books on fundraising and nonprofit management, and the Foundation Center's electronic databases.
QUT is also the home for the Australian Centre for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies.
These fully searchable databases include detailed profiles of all active U.S. foundations, as well as an extensive file of recent grants awarded by the nation's top funders:
- Foundation Directory Online by Candid
- Foundation Grants to Individuals Online by Candid
- Directory of Funders (via Philanthropy Australia)
Visitors to QUT can arrange access to these databases via the Community Collection PC on Level 7 of the Gardens Point Library by emailing the Business and Law Library Liaison Team.
QUT Library also provides public access to a wider selection of databases.
Books and videos
The collection is on Level 7, V Block, Gardens Point and provides public access to grantmaker directories and books on fundraising and nonprofit management.
Business Subject Guides
Have a look at our Philanthropy and nonprofit studies subject guide for reference sources, books, journals, databases, web resources and other information to get you started with your research in the area of philanthropy and nonprofit studies.
During business hours
Please contact one of the Business Liaison Librarians via the internal phone system. There is an internal phone adjacent to lifts. Dial the last 5 digits.
Out of business hours
Please visit the client service point on level 3, V Block or email the Business and Law Library Liaison Team.