Online Resources Directory
- Advocate for the Arts
The Americans for the Arts Action Center provides you all the one-click tools, tips and information you need to voice your support for more culture in our communities, more arts education in our schools, and more arts in our daily lives.
- Support Music
Arts Management Consultants
- AEA Consulting
- Albert Hall
- AMS Planning & Research Corp.
- Artec Consultants
Artec Consultants Inc provides consulting services and is the global leader in the design and planning of innovative performing arts facilities.
- Arts Action Research
- Arts Consulting Group
Creative Solutions for Creative People. Interim Management, Project Consulting, Executive Search and Organizational Development Services.
- Arts Management and Performance Solutions
- Audience Development Specialists
Audience Development Specialists offers audience development, arts marketing, and arts consulting services to help you develop a loyal and happy audience.
- Bridgespan Group
Bridgespan Group: Nonprofit Strategy Consulting, Executive Search and Philanthropy Advising
- Center for Nonprofit Success
The Center for Nonprofit Success is a national nonprofit support organization that provides seminars, workshops, consulting and mentoring to nonprofits on every area of nonprofit management.
- Cosler Theatre Design
Charles Cosler Theatre Design provides professional theatre and lighting design services to architects, theatre owners, and developers.
- Douglas Welch Design Associates
- Jerit/Boys Incorporated Arts Design Consultants
- Koszyn & Company
Koszyn & Company builds institutions through fundraising, program development, and strategic planning.
- La Piana Consulting
La Piana Consulting has served over 600 organizations with an emphasis in the following practice areas: Nonprofit Strategy, Leadership Development, and Strategic Restructuring, including nonprofit collaborations and mergers.
- Landry and Bogan Theatre Consultants
Landry and Bogan - Theatre Consultants
- Lord Cultural Resources
Lord Cultural Resources is a global professional practice dedicated to creating cultural capital worldwide. Lord Cultural Resources offers a comprehensive range of integrated services including master planning, business planning, feasibility studies, cult
- Management Consultants for the Arts
- National Arts Strategies
Executive education for arts and culture organizations
- Nautilus Entertainment Design
NED provides lighting design, theater consulting, entertainment systems design for audio, video, projection, rigging, & broadcast systems.
- Project Audience
- TCC Group
- Theatre Projects
- Thomas & Associates, Inc.
- Webb Management Services, Inc.
- Wolf Brown
Arts Service Organization
Entrepreneurship / New Venture
General Interest News Feed
- 60 Minutes
- Associated Press
- CBS Evening News
Visit CBS Evening News with Katie Couric on CBSNews.com : Watch Videos from the CBS News TV Show, explore photographs, read features on world news, find consumer alerts, reporters blogs, and more.
- CBS New York
CBS New York
- CBS Sunday Morning
Watch CBS Sunday Morning on CBSNews.com - featuring video recaps, extended interviews, photo galleries, and much more.
- CNN Money
- Crain's New York Business
Crain's New York Business
- Drucker Exchange
- Drudge Report
DrudgeFeed.com - Drudge Report RSS feed
- Editor And Publisher
Editor And Publisher - Breaking News
- Editors Weblog
- Face the Nation
Visit Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer on CBSNews.com: Watch video, explore photographs, and read political news, analysis, interviews, recaps and more.
- FOX News Sunday
FOX News Sunday with Chris Wallace on FOXNews.com. Chris Wallace hosts the pubic affairs show FOX News Sunday (FNS). Read recaps and watch video clips on FOXNews.com.
Watch over 70 full FRONTLINE programs online.
- Hill, The
The Hill - Top News
- Meet The Press
Watching Meet the Press is only half of the experience. Find show transcripts, more stories and information from Meet the Press online at msnbc.com.
- National Review
- NBC Nightly News
- New York Post: Theater
NY Post: Theater
- New York Times
New York Times
- New York Times Arts
New York Times Arts
Watch selected NOVA programs in their entirety on the Web in QuickTime or RealVideo. Programs available include Life's Greatest Miracle, Cracking the Code, Cancer Warrior, and Dying to be Thin.
- PBS NewsHour
PBS NewsHour | PBS
- PBS Online NewsHour
Analysis, background reports and updates from the NewsHour with Jim Lehrer putting today's news in context
POLITICO Top Stories
ProPublica: Articles and Investigations
- Roll Call
- Social Explorer
Social Explorer is a leading demographics outfit providing online thematic maps and census data.
- State of the Union
- This Week
ABC News' Chief Washington Correspondent George Stephanopoulos anchors ABC's Sunday morning news program,
- Urbanophile, The
Legal Intellectual Property
- Fair Use | Center for Social Media
The Center for Social Media showcases and analyzes media for public knowledge and action—media made by, for, and with publics to address the problems that they share. We pay particular attention to the evolution of documentary film and video in a digital
- FindLaw for Legal Professionals
FindLaw | Find a Lawyer. Find Answers.
Membership and Trade Organizations
- Alliance For Arts And Culture
- Alliance for Nonprofit Management
- Alliance for the Arts
- American Arts Alliance
- American Association of Community Theatre
- American Association of Museums
- American Association of Museums (AAM)
- American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress (Home Page)
- American Theater Web
- American Theatre Wing
- Arts and Business Council
- Arts Management Associates Agents
AMA is an arts management firm for actors, recording artists, and arts and entertainment attractions.
- Arts Marketing Association (UK)
- Arts Presenters
- Arts Reach
Arts Reach magazine, the art and science of enhancing your mission, attendance and fundraising.
- Arts Ready
- Arts Research Monitor
- Association For Cultural Economics International
- Association for Theatre in Higher Education
- Association of American Cultures
- Association of Arts Administration Educators
- Association of Fundraising Professionals
- Association of Performing Arts Presenters
- Association of Professional Arts Services Organizations
- Center for Arts and Culture
An independent cultural policy think tank affiliated with George Mason University, the Center for Arts and Culture aims to inform and improve policy decisions that affect cultural life.
- Center for Career Education
- Center For Creative Resources
- Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE)
- Chorus America
Chorus America - The Non-Profit Service Organization for Choral Music
- Classical Music Artists
- Classical Singers Association
Southern California based non-profit classical singers association. Events held monthly. Master classes, seminars, lectures, demonstrations given by notable professionals from the world of music. Yearly participating concert for members
- Columbus Arts Marketing Association
Columbus Arts Marketing Association
- Committee to Encourage Corporate Philanthropy
- Craft Emergency Relief Fund
- Education Commission of the States
- European Network of Cultural Administration Training Centres
European Network of Cultural Administration Training Centers
- Executive Alliance
- Fractured Atlas
- Global Creative Economy Convergence Summit
- Independent Sector
- Inside The Arts
A cultural blogging exchange
- International Artist Managers Association (IAMA)
IAMA, the International Artist Managers' Association, is the leading worldwide association for classical music artist managers and concert agents
- International Association of Assembly Managers
- International Association of Venue Managers
- International Conference of Symphony and Opera Musicians
- International Facility Management Association
- International Federation of Arts Councils and Culture Agencies
- International Society for the Performing Arts
- League of American Orchestras
- League of Historic American Theatres
- League of Resident Theatres
- Mission, money and models
Creating a more sustainable arts and cultural sector.
- NAMM Foundation
- National Art Education Association
- National Association for Music Education (NAFME)
- National Council of Arts Administrators
- National Council of Nonprofits
- National Performing Arts Convention
- New York Art Service Organizations For Artist
- New York Council of Nonprofits
- North American Performing Arts Managers and Agents
- NYC Arts
- NYC Performing Arts Spaces
- Studio Protector
The Studio Protector: The Artists' Guide to Emergencies helps artists get ready for emergencies, respond to them effectively, and recover.
- The Actors Fund
- Theatre Communications Group
- Theatrical Management Association (UK)
- Causeplanet.org RSS Feed
- FundRaiser Software
FundRaiser Software has served the non-profit community since 1985 with a family of highly acclaimed fundraising software programs including donor tracking software, membership management software and membership tracking software. Helpful guides and tips
Philanthropy and Governance
Philanthropy Grantmaker Resources
Philanthropy Prospect Research
Publications - Management
- Academies for Social Entrepreneurship
- American FactFinder
American FactFinder is your source for population, housing, economic and geographic data from Census 2000, the 1990 Decennial Census, the 1997 and 2002 Economic Censuses, the American Community Survey, and the Population Estimates Program
- Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
- Aspen Institute, The
- Association for Research on Nonprofit Organization and Voluntary Action
- Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Center for Nonprofit Excellence
- Cultural Data Project
- Dana Foundation
- Encyclopedia of Associations
The Encyclopedia of Associations is a comprehensive source of detailed information on over 162,000 nonprofit membership organizations worldwide. It corresponds to the printed Encyclopedia of Associations family of publications as follow
- ERI Non-Profit Executive Compensation
Factors in determining non-profit executive compensation for non-profits tax exempt organizations.
- Giving Institute
- Google Scholar
- Human Capital Institute
- IdeaEncore Network
Online nonprofit resource center for sharing tools templates and resources
- IMPACTS Research
- McKnight Foundation
- McKnight Foundation : Non-Profit Management Toolkit
- National Arts Policy Database
- National Center for Charitable Statistics
- National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) collects, analyzes and makes available data related to education in the U.S. and other nations.
- NCCS | Data & research on the US Nonprofit Sector
- Not For Profit Benchmarking Association
Benchmarking is a critical facet of management organization. The goal of NFPBA is to provide useful benchmarking data to Not For Profit organizations.
- Pew Research Center's Internet
- Pew Social & Demographic Trends
Pew Social & Demographic Trends
- Poll Everywhere
Text Message (SMS) Polls and Voting, Audience Response System |
- RAND Corporation
- Six Sigma Benchmarking Association
Six Sigma Benchmarking Association is an association of companies that conducts benchmarking studies to identify the best practices surrounding
- Social Impact of the Arts Project
- Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
Leading Social Science Research Delivered To Your DeskTop Daily. Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research and is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the
- Soros Foundation
- Stanford Social Innovation Review
- Supporting Advancement
Resources for providing services to advancement and development organizations and supported by your enthusiasm, expertise and contributions of content.
- The Human Capital Institute
A think tank and research organization for the human capital industry.
- United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
- Urban Institute
- Wallace Foundation
The Wallace Foundation provides research to develop educational leaders and resources, promoting education and knowledge such as grants and learning programs for students.
- World Digital Library Home
- ZIP Skinny
Compare demographics of ZIP codes in your area.
Supplier Box Office/Event Management Software
Supplier Business Plan Development Software
Free Customized Business Plan Tools
Supplier Online Technology Software
Supplier Presentation Software
- Slide Rocket
Online Presentation Software | Free PowerPoint Online | Web Presentation |
Create Free Online Surveys in Minutes Using our Advanced and Easy to Use Online Survey Software. Try our Survey Tool Today for Free.
Talent Management (Human Resources)
Automatic works cited and bibliography formatting for MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian citation styles. Now supports 7th edition of MLA.
Check your grammar with Grammarly - the most accurate spelling and grammar check, and proofreading software, and plagiarism checker!
- Online Writing Lab (OWL - Purdue Univ.)
Free writing resources and instructional materials.