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:

Please note

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.

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.

Professional Bodies