Lending Library

"If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking." -Haruki Murakami

The Center for Public Impact is home to over 200 civic engagement publications to promote the professional development of scholars, practitioners, and community members who are engaging in this critical work.

Please use the catalogue below to browse the titles available. To check out a book or other resource, please call us at 419-372-9865 or visit us at 301 Hayes Hall.

In addition to the books and media resources listed in the searchable table below, the CCCE is also home to issues of various journal publications including,

  • About Campus
  • Journal of College Student Development
  • Diversity & Democracy, Liberal Education
  • Diversity Digest
  • Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning
  • Metropolitan Universities: An International Forum
  • Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship

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Publication TitlePublication DateNumber of Copies
Adams, D., & Goldbard, A.Creative Community: The Art of Cultural Development20011
Adler-Kassner, L., Crooks, R., & Watters, A. (Eds.)Writing the Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Composition 19971
Association of American Colleges and UniversitiesGreater Expectations: A new Vision for Learning as a Nation Goes to College20021
AmeriCorpsVISTA...In Service to America: Fighting Poverty for 40 Years20061
Anderson, J. B., Swick, K. J., & Yff, J.Service-Learning in Teacher Education: Enhancing the Growth of New Teachers, their Students, and Communities20011
Angelo, T. & Cross, K. P.Classroom Assessment Techniques: A Handbook for College Teachers19931
Baker, C., & Dolgon, C.Social Problems: A Service Learning Approach20111
Balliet, B. J., & Heffernan, K. (Eds.).The Practice of Change: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Women's Studies20002
Barkley, E.Student Engagement Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty20101
Battistoni, R. M., & Hudson, W. E. (Eds.)Experiencing Citizenship: Concepts and Models for Service-learning in Political Science19972
Beere, C. A., Voltruba, J. C., & Wells, W. G.Becoming an Engaged Campus: A Practical Guide for Institutionalizing Public Engagement20111
Berger Kaye, C.The Service Learning Book Shelf: A Bibliography of Fiction and Non-fiction to Inspire Student Learning and Action20001
Beson, L., Harkavy, I., & Puckett, J.Dewey's Dream
Universities and Democracies in an Age of Education Reform
Civil Society, Public Schools, and Democratic Citizenship
Bleiberg Seperson, S., & Hegeman, C. (Eds.).Elder Care and Service Learning: A Handbook20021
Bowdon, M. A., Bilig, S. H., & Holland, B. A. (Eds.)Scholarship for Sustaining Service-Learning and Civic Engagement20081
Bowen, G. A.Reflection Methods and Activities for Service Learning: A Student Manual and Workbook20071
Bowling Green State University & A & S Vision
Office of Service-Learning: Bowling Green State University [Video/DVD]20061
Braun, L., & Watkins, M. Service-learning from classroom to community to career20051
Bringle, R. G., & Duffy, D. K. (Eds.)With Service in Mind: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Psychology19982
Bringle, R., Games, R., & Malloy, E. A. (Eds.)Colleges and Universities as Citizens19991
Bringle, R. G., Phillips, M. A., & Hudson, M.The Measure of Service Learning: Research Scales to Assess Student Experiences20042
Brownell, J. & Swaner, L.Five High-Impact Practices: Research on Learning Outcomes, Completion, and Quality20101
Brubaker, D. C., & Ostroff, J. H.Life, Learning, and Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Biology20002
Burak, C., Fitzgerald, H. E., & Seifer, S. D.
Handbook of Engaged Scholarship Contemporary Landscapes20101
Calderon, J. Z. (Ed.)Race, Poverty, and Social Justice20071
Campus Compact
Education for What? Learning Social Responsibility [Video/DVD]20041
Campus Compact National Center for Community CollegesAssessing Internal and External Outcomes of Service-Learning Collaborations [Video/DVD]
Campus Compact National Center for Community Colleges
Disciplinary Pathways to Service-Learning [Video/DVD]19961
Campus Compact National Center for Community CollegesThrough Whose Eyes: Service-Learning and Civic Engagement from Culturally Diverse Perspectives [Video/DVD]20021
Canada, M., & Speck, B. W. (Eds.)New Directions for Higher Education: Developing and Implementing Service-Learning Programs20011
Cannon, E. M.Social Justice Handbook
Small Steps for a Better World
Chapdelaine, A.Service-Learning Code of Ethics20051
Chen, H. L., & Penny Light, T.Electronic Portfolios and Student Success
Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Learning
Chisholm, L. A.Charting a Hero's Journey 20001
Clarkson, J., Bamber, P., & Bourke, L. (Eds.)In Safe Hands: Facilitating Service Learning in Schools in the Developing World20081
Community College National Center for Community EngagementCommunity Awareness Enhances the Quality of Life [Video/DVD]20041
Community College National Center for Community EngagementSAFE Connections through Community Colleges [Video/DVD]
Cone, R. E., Klesa, A., & Longo, N. V.Raise Your Voice: A Student Guide to Making Positive Social Change20061
Cress, C., Collier, P., & Reitenauer, V.Learning Through Serving: A Student Guidebook for Service-Learning Across the Disciplines20057
Crews, R. J.Higher Education Service-Learning Sourcebook20021
Crow, K. (Ed.)Not Merely a Duty ... : Student Reflections on What it Means to be a Bonner Scholar20021
Crowing Rooster Arts & National Labor Committee
Zoned for Slavery: The Child Behind the Label [Video/DVD]
Daily-Hebert, A., Donnelli-Sallee, E., & DiPadova-Stocks, L. (Eds.).Service-eLearning; Educating for Citizenship20081
Danielson, S., & Fallon, A. M. (Eds.).Community-Based Learning and the Work of Literature.20071
Deans, T.Writing Partnerships: Service-learning in Composition20001
Deans, T.Writing and Community Action: A Service-Learning Rhetoric and Reader20031
Devine, R. J., Favazza, J. A., & McLain, F.From Cloister to Commons: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Religious Studies20022
Dey, E. L.Civic Responsibility: What is the Campus Climate for Learning?20091
Dolgon, C.Social Problems: A Service-learning Approach20111
Droge, D. A., & Murphy, B. A. O.Voices of Strong Democracy: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Communication Studies19991
Duncan, D., & Kopperud, J.Service-Learning Companion20081
Ehrlich, T. (Ed.)Civic Responsibility and Higher Education 20001
Erickson, J. A., & Anderson, J. B.Learning with the Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Teacher Education19972
Ewell, P. T.The Lumina Degree Qualifications Profile (QDP): Implications for Assessment20131
Corporation for National Service, Learn and Serve America, and Cooperative Education AssociationExpanding Boundaries: Building Civic Responsibility within Higher Education19971
Ferraiolo, K. (Ed.)New Directions in Civic Engagement: University Avenue Meets Main Street20041
Films for the Humanities & Sciences
Thinking Globally: Acting Locally about your Environment [Video/DVD]
Fishman, T., & Swanson, L.Teachable Moments: Ethics and Reflection in Service-learning.20111
Fitgerald, M. E., & Primavera, J.Civic and Community Engagement: Going Public20131
The Ford Foundation
Amplifying Voices: International Collaboration in the Arts [Video/DVD]20021
The Ford FoundationBuilding a Network: State Fiscal Analysis Initiative [Video/DVD]
The Ford FoundationFunders Collaborative: Sustainable Forestry [Video/DVD]20021
The Ford FoundationSupporting a Planning Process: One Stop Crisis Center [Video/DVD]20021
The Ford FoundationSupporting a Planning Process: Citizen Participation in Northern Nambia [Video/DVD]20021
The Ford Foundation
Reflection on Practice: An Introduction & Three Grant-Making Cases [Video/DVD]20021
The Ford Foundation
Reflection on Practice [Video/DVD]20021
Ford, M., & Watters, A.Writing for Change: A Community Reader19951
Galura, J.Praxis II: Service-Learning Resources for University Students, Staff, and Faculty19931
Galura, J. (Ed.)Engaging the Whole of Service-Learning, Diversity, and Learning Communities20041
Galura, J., & Lawsin, E. P.Filipino Women in Detroit: 1945-1955: Oral Histories from the Filipino American Oral History Project of Michigan20021
Garza, P., & Stevens, P.Best Practices in Youth Philanthropy 20021
Godfrey, P. C., & Grasso, E. T. (Eds.)Working for the Common Good: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Management20002
Hadlock, C. R. (Ed.)Mathematics in Service to the Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in the Mathematical Sciences20051
Hamner, D. M.Building Bridges: The Allyn & Bacon Student Guide to Service-Learning20021
Hardin, M. C., Eribes, R., & Poster, C. (Eds.)From the Studio to the Streets: Service-Learning in Planning and Architecture20052
Harkavy, I. R., & Donovan, B. M. (Eds.)Connecting Past and Present: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in History20002
Hellebrandt, J., & Varona, L. T. (Eds.)Construyendo puentes [building Bridges: Concepts and Models for Service Learning in Spanish]1999 
Herold, K.Women Make Movies, GRRLY SHOW [Video/DVD]20001
Hindle, T.Managing Meetings19981
Hofman, N. G., & Rosing, H. (Eds.)Pedagogies and Praxis: Course-Based Action Research in the Social Sciences20071
Hoy, A., & Meisel, W.Civic Engagement at the Center: Building Democracy through Integrated Co-curricular and Curricular Experiences20081
Jacoby, B.Service-Learning in Higher Education: Concepts and Practices 19961
Jacoby, B.Building Partnerships for Service-Learning20031
James-Deramo, M. (Ed.)Best Practices in Cyber-Serve: Integrating Technology with Service-Learning Instruction19991
Johnson, B. T., & O'Grady, C. R. (Eds.)The Spirit of Service: Exploring Faith, Service, and Social Justice in Higher Education20061
Kecskes, K. (Ed.)Engaging Departments: Moving Faculty Culture from Private to Public, Individual to Collective Focus for the Common Good20061
Komives, S. R., Lucas, N., & McMahon, T. R.Exploring Leadership for College Students Who Want to Make a Difference 20071
Komives, S. R., & Wagner, W.Leadership for a Better World
Understanding the Social Change Model of Leadership Development
Koppel, J., Kavanaugh, R. R., & Dyke, T. V. (Eds.)Hospitality with a Heart: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Lodging, Food Service, and Tourism20043
Kouzes, J., & Posner, B.The Leadership Challenge20021
Kuh, G. D.High-Impact Educational Practices: What They Are, Who Has Access to Them and Why They Matter20081
Kuh, G.D., & O’Donnel, K.Ensuring Quality and Taking High-Impact Practices to Scale20131
Langseth, M., Plater, W. M., & Dillon, S.Public Work and the Academy: An Academic Administrator's Guide to Civic Engagement and Service-Learning20041
Learn and Service AmericaBring Learning to Life: An Introduction to Service Learning [Video/DVD]20052
Learn and Service AmericaBring Learning to Life: An Introduction to Service Learning (CD-ROM)20051
Leskes, A., & Miller, R.Purposeful Pathways: Helping Students Achieve Key Learning Outcomes.20061
Peace CorpsA Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service20071
Peace Corps
Presentation DVD
(n. d.)1
Lisman, C. D., & Harvey, I. E. (Eds.).Beyond the Tower: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Philosophy20003
London, S.Higher Education for the Public Good: A Report from the National Leadership Dialogues
Maas Weigart, K., & Crews, J. R.(Eds.)Teaching for Justice: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Peace Studies19992
MacGregor, J.Integrating Learning Communities with Service-Learning: National Learning Communities Project Monograph Series(n. d.)1
Maurrasse, D. J.Beyond the Campus: How Colleges and Universities form Partnerships with their Communities20011
McClure, T.A Pearl in the Storm: How I Found my Heart in the Middle of the Ocean20091
McGoldrick, K., & Ziegert, A. L. (Eds.)Putting the Invisible Hand to Work: Concepts and Models for Service Learning in Economics20051
National Commission on Service-LearningLearning Indeed: The Power of Service-Learning for American Schools [Video/DVD]20021
Northwest Regional Educational LaboratoryLEARNS Tutoring Videos[Video/DVD](n. d.)1
Norbeck, J. S., Connolly, C., & Goertz Koerner, J. (Eds.)Caring and Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Nursing19982
O'Grady, C. R.Integrating Service Learning and Multicultural Education in Colleges and Universities20001
Ohio Campus Compact
Raise Your Voice4: Student Action for Change [Video/DVD]
Ostrow, J. M., Hesser, G., & Enos, S. (Eds.)Cultivating the Sociological Imagination: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Sociology19991
Orenstein, B. and Chicago Video ProjectAmerican Idealist: The Story of Sargent Shriver [Video/DVD]
Pasque, P. A., Smerek, R. E., Dwyer, B., Bowman, N., & Mallory, B. L. (Eds.)Higher Education Collaboratives for Community Engagement and Improvement20051
Percy, S. L., Zimpher, N. L., & Brukardt, M. J.Creating a new Kind of University: Institutionalizing Community- University Engagement20061
Rama, D. V. (Ed.)Learning by Doing: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Accounting19982
Rendon, L. I.Sentipensante (Sensing/Thinking) Pedagogy:
Educating for Wholeness, Social Justice, and Liberation
Rhoads, R. A.Community Service and Higher Learning: Explorations of the Caring Self19971
Rimmerman, C.Service-Learning and the Liberal Arts: How and Why it Works20091
Rosen, M., & Sedonaen, M.Changing the Face of Giving: An Assessment of Youth Philanthropy20011
Seifer, S. D., Hermanns, K., & Lewis, J.Creating Community-Responsive Physicians: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Medical Education20002
Shapiro, N. S., & Levine, J. H.Creating Learning Communities: A Practical Guide to Winning Support, Organizing for Change, and Implementing Programs19991
Stahly, G. B. (Ed.)Gender Identity, Equality, and Violence: Multidisciplinary Perspectives through Service Learning20071
Stanton, T., Giles, D., & Cruz, N. I.Service-learning: A Movement's Pioneers Reflect on its Origins, Practice, and Future19991
Sternberg, R. J., Penn, J., & Hawkins, C.Assessing College Student Learning: Evaluating Alternative Models, Using Multiple Methods20111
Stevens, D. D., & Cooper, J. E.Journal Keeping:
How to Use Reflective Writing for Learning, Teaching, Professional Insight, and Positive Change
Stoecker, R., Tryon, E. A., & Hilgendorf, A. (Eds.)The Unheard Voices Community Organizations and Service Learning20091
Strait, J. R., & Lima, M. (Eds.)The Future of Service-Learning:
New Solutions for Sustaining and Improving Practice
Strand, K.Community-based Research and Higher Education: Principles and Practices 20031
Sweitzer, H. F. & King, M.The Successful Internship: Personal, Professional, and Civic Development20091
Tannenbaum, S. C. (Ed.) Research Advocacy and Political Engagement: Multidisciplinary Perspectives through Service Learning20081
Teachers College PressCulture, Difference, and Power [Video/DVD]20011
Thomas, R., & Thomas, D. M.The Service Volunteer's Handbook
Tierney, W. G., Gupton, J. T., & Hallett, R. E.Transitions to Adulthood for Homeless Adolescents: Education and Public Policy20081
Tsang, E. (Ed.)Projects that Matter: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Engineering20002
VeneKlasen, L., & Miller, V.A New Weave of Power, People & Politics20021
Wade, R. C.Community Service-Learning: A Guide to Including Service in the Public School Curriculum19971
Wade, R. C.
Building Bridges: Connecting Classroom and Community through Service-Learning in Social Studies20001
Ward, H. (Ed.)Acting Locally: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Environmental Studies19992
Waterman, A. S. (Ed.)Service-Learning: Applications from the Research19971
Watkins, M., & Braun, L.Service-Learning Instructor's Manual20051
Wurr, A., & Hellebrandt, J. (Eds.)Learning the Language of Global Citizenship: Service-Learning in Applied Linguistics20071
Zeldin, S., Kusgen McDaniel, A., Topitzes, D., Calvert, M.Youth in Decision-Making: A Study on the Impacts of Youth on Adults and Organizations20001
Zlotkowski, E. A.Successful Service-Learning Programs: New Models of Excellence in Higher Education19981
Eastern Michigan University Office of Academic Service Learning
Academic Service Learning in Michigan: Advancing Student Achievement and Civic Engagement [Video/DVD]
Swaba, Joseph & Chitgopekar, AnuWhere is the Common Ground? Insights into Service Learning Collaborations between Community Colleges and Universities [Video/DVD]19991
The Foundation Center
Guide to Grant Seeking on the Web [Video/DVD]20031
The Johnson Foundation and Wisconsin Campus Compact
Why Young Americans Hate Politics [Video/DVD]20041
Bowling Green State University
Scholarship of Engagement [Video/DVD]20061
W.K. Kellogg Foundation, The John Glenn Institute for Public Service, & Public Policy at The Ohio State University
Academic in Action: The Value of Service-Learning
(n. d.)1
W. K. Kellogg Foundation
Looking Back, Going Forward: Three Professional Development Packages to Guide the Improvement of Service-Learning Practice; Reflective Workshops and Study Group Modules Based on the W.K. Kellogg Foundation K-12 Service Learning Retrospective Study [Video/Dvd]20031
BGeXperience Program
Your New Community: Bowling Green, OH [Video/DVD]
Berman, S.Service learning: A Guide to Planning, Implementing, and Assessing Student Projects20061
Learn and Service America
Building Support of Service-Learning
Cairn, R. W., & Kielsmeier, J. C. (Eds.)Growing Hope: A Sourcebook on Integrating Youth Service into the School Curriculum19911
Berdan, K., Boulton, I., Eideman-Aadahl, E., Fleming, J., Gardner, L., Rogers, I., et al (Eds.)Writing for Change: Boosting Literacy and Learning through Social Action20061
Berger Kaye, C.The Complete Guide to Service Learning
N/AConnecting Service-Learning to Curriculum: A Workbook for Teachers and Administrators20011
Dingerson, L., Hay, S., & Alliance for Justice.Co/Motion: Guide to Youth-Led Social Change 20011
Edwards, T. C. (Ed.)
Kids as Planners: A Guide to Strengthening Students, Schools and Communities through Service-Learning20011
Partnerships Make a Difference
Everyday People Make a Difference Program Materials20011
Ida, A. D., & Rose, J. B.Service Learning: The Classroom Companion to Character Education: A Resource Guide for Teachers & Facilitators20031
Shoemaker, A.Teaching Young Children through Service
(n. d.)1
The Wisconsin Department of Public InstructionLearning from Experience: A Collection of Service-Learning Projects Linking Academic Standards to Curriculum20001
LeDuff, C.Detroit: An American Autopsy20141
Binelli, M.Detroit City is the Place to be: The Afterlife of an American Metropolis
Sugrue, T. J.The Origins of the Urban Crisis
Boggs, G. L.
The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century
Putnam, R. D. & Campbell, D. E.
American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us
Bartels, K. A. & Parker, K. A. (Eds.)Teaching Sustainability / Teaching Sustainably
Gray, P. & Drew, D. E.What They Didn't Tell You in Graduate School: 299 Helpful Hints for Success in Your Academic Career
Bringle, R. G., Hatcher, J. A., Jones, S. G. (Eds.)Inernational Service Learning: Conceptual Frameworks and Research
Brewer, E. & Cunningham, K.Integrating Study Abroad into the Curriculum
Pelham, A. & Sills, E. (Eds.)Promoting Health and Wellness in Underserved Communities: Multidisciplinary Perspectives through Service Learning
Tannenbaum, S. C. (Ed.)Research, Advocacy, and Political Engagement: Multidisciplinary Perspectives through Service Learning
Clayton, P. H., Bringle, R. G. & Hatcher, J. A. (Eds.)Research on Service Learning: Conceptual Frameworks and Assessment Volume 2A: Students and Faculty
Clayton, P. H., Bringle, R. G. & Hatcher, J. A. (Eds.)Research on Service Learning: Conceptual Frameworks and Assessment Volume 2B: Communities, Institutions, and Partnerships20132
Savicki, V.Developing Intercultural Competence and Transformation: Theory, Research, and Application in International Education
Vande Berg, M., Paige, R. M., & Lou, K. H. (Eds.)
Student Learning Abroad: What Our Students are Learning, What They're Not, and What We Can Do About It
Doyle, T.
Learner-Centered Teaching: Putting the Research on Learning Into Practice
Stevens, D. D. & Levi, A. J.
Introduction to Rubrics: An Assessment Toll to Save Grading Time, Convey Effective Feedback, and Promote Student Learning
Reynolds, C. & Patton, J.Leveraging the Portfolio for Integrative Learning: A Faculty Guide to Classroom Practices for Transforming Student Learning
Slimbach, R.Becoming World Wise: A Guide to Global Learning
Duke. S. T.
Preparing to Study Abroad: Learning to Cross Cultures
Eddy, P. L. & Amey, M. J.Creating Strategic Partnerships: A Guide for Educational Institutions and Their Partners
Fried, J.Transformative Learning Through Engagement: Student Affairs Practice as Experiential Pedagogy
St. John, E. P.
Research, Actionable Knowledge, & Social Change: Reclaiming Social Responsibility through Research Partnerships
Hora, M. T. & Millar, S. B.
A Guide to Building Education Partnerships: Navigating Diverse Cultural Contexts to Turn Challenge into Promise
Glass, C. R., Wongtrirat, R., & Buus, S.International Student Engagement: Strategies for Creating Inclusive, Connected, and Purposeful Campus Environments
Kline, K. A. (Ed.)Reflection in Action: A Guidebook for Student Affairs Professionals and Teaching Faculty
Featherman, S.Higher Education at Risk: Strategies to Improve Outcomes, Reduce Tuition, and Stay Competitive in a Disruptive Environment
Green, P. M. & Johnson, M.
Crossing Boundaries: Tension and Transformation in International Service Learning
Doyle, T. & Zakrajsek, T.The New Science of Learning: How to Learn in Harmony With Your Brain
Maki, P. L.Assessing for Learning: Building a Sustainable Commitment Across the Institution
Berardo, K. & Deardorff, D. K. (Eds.)Building Cultural Competence: Innovative Activities and Models
Bishop-Clark, C. & Dietz-Uhler, B.Engaging in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning: A Guide to the Process, and How to Develop a Project from Start to Finish
Deeley, S. J.Critical Perspectives on Service-Learning in Higher Education
Jacoby, B.Service-Learning Essentials: Questions, Answers, and Lessons Learned
Redford, R. (Producer)Watershed: Exploring a new water ethic for the new west.