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Foundation Directory Online Professional Edition

This resource is only available from the Nonprofit Resource Center at CLP-Main (Oakland). Please call 412.622.6277 to schedule an appointment.

Foundation Directory Online Professional is the grantseeker’s most valuable resource of information on nearly 100,000 foundations, grantmaking public charities, and corporate donors throughout the United States. This database also provides information on over 1.8 million recent grants, access to nearly 650,000 IRS 990s, and is updated weekly.


Foundation Grants to Individuals Online

This resource is only available from the Nonprofit Resource Center at  CLP-Main (Oakland). Please call 412.622.6277 to make an appointment.

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online, by the Foundation Center (New York), profiles over 6,500 foundations and public charities that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers.


Foundation Maps

This resource is only available from the Nonprofit Resource Center at CLP-Main (Oakland). Please call 412.622.6277 to schedule an appointment.

Foundation Maps is a data visualization tool that provides an easy way to identify what grantmakers are funding and where their grants are currently distributed around the world.


Gale Directory Library

This resource is available to CLP cardholders only.

Online versions of several business-related reference books:

  • Brands and Their Companies
  • Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media
  • National Directory of Nonprofit Organizations
  • Trade Shows Worldwide

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Test & Career Prep

This resource is available to CLP cardholders only.

(formerly known as Testing & Education Reference Center TERC)

Database of college, graduate & vocational schools that also offers test preparation & practice exams for high school, college entrance, professional certification and licensing, military, and civil service.


Gale Presents: Udemy

Gale Presents: Udemy is an online learning platform that provides instruction for adults who want to upskill for a new job, advance in their current profession, or deepen a personal interest. Gale Presents: Udemy connects you to more than 6,000 video-based courses in business, technology, software, and personal development—and nearly 2,000 courses are taught by instructors in their native language (French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, and Spanish).  

Learn how to code, prep for IT certifications, sharpen leadership skills, produce a podcast, increase office productivity, tap into your creativity, and more. 

Please note: A Microsoft or Google email address is required to set up a Gale Presents: Udemy account.


Gale Primary Sources

This resource is available to CLP cardholders only.

Gale Primary Sources brings the thoughts, words, and actions of past centuries into the present for a comprehensive research experience. With authoritative content and powerful search technologies, this platform is designed to help students and researchers examine literary, political, and social culture of the last 500 years and develop a more meaningful understanding of how history continues to impact the world today.


Gale Topic Collections

Explore topic collections from Agriculture to World History with 29 e-resources covering business information, communications, diversity, environment, fine arts, hospitality, military, nursing, pop culture, psychology, and religion.


Gale Virtual Reference Library

This resource is available to CLP cardholders only.

Online reference books covering a variety of subjects, including sample business plans in the Business Plans Handbook.


Genealogy Connect

This resource is available to CLP cardholders only.

Multiple volume searching of 1500 reference works from Genealogical Publishing & Clearfield Companies. Sources include essential “how-to” works that help to build a good family tree; colonial period works identifying early American settlers and chronicling American immigration; royal and noble ancestry; histories and source records of Native American tribes.