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The Kansas City Public Library is a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center, a grants-research organization based in New York.


  • Searchable database that contains citations to materials collected by the Foundation Center's five libraries as well as selected literature from other sources.

  • Available only at Central and Plaza

    Find grant money for your organization or research project. Search for foundations and other granting agencies in your field.

  • Available only at Central and Plaza

    This database is geared toward individuals and small organizations seeking grant money. You can read about specific grants, and learn how to increase your chances of success.

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    Find high-quality, scholarly articles about libraries and information science.