Library Listing

AFP Ottawa Library Borrowing Procedures:

– All books are due back one month after the check-out date.

– Limit 3 books out at one time.

– To request a book, please email with your full name, your AFP member ID, and the title of the book you would like to borrow.

-For your convenience, borrowed books are couriered directly to you and picked up when you are ready to return!

Enhanced Safety Procedures:

-Books are handled minimally and placed in resealable plastic bags for 72 hours before being couriered to you.

-The courier uses contactless delivery and accepts a verbal signature.

-Wash hands with soap and water or use alcohol-based hand sanitizer after handling items.

Below is a listing of all of our available titles and their current status.

Status Book Title Author
Available (me)volution: Change Begins With Me Jon Duschinsky and Dr. Tony Myers
Checked out; email to request hold. 30 Letters that Changed the World: The Best Direct Mail Fundraising from Canada’s Stephen Thomas Ltd Steve Thomas
Available Achieving Excellence in Fundraising (4th Edition) Ed. By Eugene R. Tempel, Timothy L. Seilor, Dwight F. Burlingame
Available Ben Delaney’s Nonprofit Marketing Handbook: A hands on guide to marketing & communications in nonprofit organizations Ben Delaney
Checked out; email to request hold. Beyond Fundraising: New Strategies for Nonprofit Innovation and Investment Kay Sprinkel Grace
Checked out; email to request hold. Capital Campaigns (4th Edition): Strategies that Work Andrea Kihlstedt with Gail Perry, Miriam Barnard
Available Community Conversations: Mobilizing the Ideas, Skills, and Passion of Community Organizations, Governments, Businesses, and People Paul Born
Available Conducting a Successful Capital Campaign: (2nd Edition) Kent E. Doyle
Available Crowdfunding Bootcamp for Charities: Get the Skills, Discipline, and Tough Love You Need for a Successful Campaign Sarajoy Pond
Available Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Brené Brown
Available Data Mining for Fundraisers: How to Use Simple Statistics to Find Gold in Your Donor Database – Even if You Hate Statistics Peter B. Wylie
Available Deepening Community: Finding Joy Together in Chaotic Times Paul Born
Available Ethical Fundraising: A Guide for Nonprofit Boards and Fundraisers Ed. by Janice Gow Pettey
Checked out; email to request hold. Excellence in Fundraising in Canada (Volume 1): The Definitive Resource for Canadian Fundraisers Ed. By Guy Mallabone
2 Available Firing Lousy Board Members And Helping Others Succeed Simone Joyaux
Available Forging Nonprofit Alliances Jane Arsenault
Available Foundations: Creating Impact in a Globalised World Luc Tayart de Borms
Available Fund-Raising Leadership: A Guide for College and University Boards J.W. Pocock
Available Fundraising for Social Change Kim Klein
Available Fundraising When Money Is Tight: A Strategic and Practical Guide to Surviving Tough Times and Thriving in the Future Mal Warwick
Available Generation Impact: How Next Gen Donors are Revolutionizing Giving Sharna Goldseker and Michael Moody
Available Good Grantmaking: A Guide for Canadian Foundations Patrick Johnson
Available Here for Good: Community Foundations and the Challenges of the 21st Century Ed. By Terry Mazany and David C. Perry
Available High Performance Nonprofit Organizations: Managing Upstream for Greater Impact Christine Letts, William Ryan, Allen Grossman
Available How to Write For Development: Better Communications Bring Bigger Dollar Results Henry T. Gayley
Checked out; email to request hold. How to Write Successful Fundraising Letters: Sample Letters, Style Tips, Useful Hints, Real-world Examples Mal Warwick
Available I’d Rather Eat Live Spiders: A Definitive Guide to Becoming a Successful Speaker John A. Feudo
2 Available Innovations in Annual Giving: Ten Departures That Worked Robert A. Burdenski
Available Intentional Stewardship: Bringing Your Donors to Their Highest Level of Philanthropy Julia S. Emlen
Checked out; email to request hold. Keep Your Donors: The Guide to Better Communications and Stronger Relationships Tom Ahearn, Simone Joyaux
Checked out; email to request hold. Major Donors: Finding Big Gifts in Your Database and Online Ted Hart, James M. Greenfield, Pamela M. Gignac, Christopher Carnie
Available Planned Giving Simplified: The Gift, the Giver, and the Gift Planner Robert F. Sharpe, Sr.
Checked out; email to request hold. Prospect Research (2nd Edition): A Primer for Growing Nonprofits Cecilia Hogan
Available Prospect Research in Canada: An Essential Guide for Researchers and Fundraisers Ed. By Tracey Church, Liz Rejman
Checked out; email to request hold. Raising $1000 Gifts by Mail: The Mercifully Brief Real World Guide Mal Warwick
Available Relationships Raise Money: A Guide to Corporate Sponsorship Roberto C. Candelaria
Checked out; email to request hold. Starting and Maintaining a Charity in Canada Adam Aptowitzer
Available Strategic Fund Development (3rd Edition): Building Profitable Relationships that Last Simone P. Joyaux, ACFRE
Available The 11 Questions Every Donor Asks: And The Answers All Donors Crave Harvey McKinnon
Checked out; email to request hold. The Art of Gathering: How We Meet and Why It Matters Priya Parker
Available The Best-Laid Business Plans: How to Write Them, How to Pitch Them Paul Barrow
Available The Complete Guide to Grantmaking Basics: A Field Guide for Funders Fred Setterberg and Colburn Wilbur
Available The New Breed: Understanding and Equipping the 21st Century Volunteer Jonathan McKee and Thomas W. McKee
Available The Philanthropic Mind: Surprising Discoveries from Canada’s Top Philanthropists Chuck English and Mo Lidsky
Available Unicorns Unite: How Nonprofits & Foundations Can Build Epic Partnerships Jessamyn Shams-Lau, Jane Leu, and Vu Le
Available What Your Donors Want…and Why! : The Ultimate Guide to Successful Fundraising Communications Tom Ahern
Available Conducting a Successful Development Services Program Kent Dove, Vicky Martin, Kathy Wilson, Mary Bonk, and Sarah Beggs
Available Relationship Fundraising: A Donor Based Approach to the Business of Raising Money Ken Burnett
Available Fundraising Fundamentals: A Guide to Annual Giving for Professionals and Volunteers James Greenfield
Available Pinpointing Affluence in the 21st Century: Increasing Your Share of Major Donor Dollars Judith Nichols
Available Conducting a Successful Annual Giving Program Kent Dove, Jeffrey Lindauer, Carolyn Madvig
Available Public Relations for Dummies Eric Yaverbaum, Bob Bly, and Ilise Benun