Nonprofit Service Center ~

Funding Research and Nonprofit Management Library


801 S. Fillmore, 7th floor

Amarillo, Texas

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM M-F


The Funding Research and Nonprofit Management Library (Foundation Library) is a storehouse of information on public and private funding sources, philanthropy, and nonprofit management issues. As a Cooperating Collection of The Foundation Center of New York, the Foundation Library holds the Center’s core collection. The collection includes The Foundation Directory Online, a popular resource containing information on all known U.S. grantmakers — over 100,000 foundations, corporate giving programs, and grantmaking public charities.

The library is open to the public, free of charge, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Foundation Library staff are available for basic reference assistance, orientations, and research training.


Library Partners Program

Membership in the Library Partners Program provides check out privileges from the Foundation collection. Individuals pay an annual fee of $20 while organizations pay an annual fee of $30. Organization memberships include benefits for up to three individuals from the organization. A Library Partners Program membership includes the following benefits:

  • Two-week check out for books, videos, and periodicals
  • Overnight check out for grant guides/foundation directories
  • Three individuals may be designated for check-out privileges at the organizational level

Click here to access the Library Partners form.

To become a Library Partner, mail the completed form with your check (made out to the Nonprofit Service Center) to 801 S. Fillmore, Ste. 700, Amarillo, TX 79101.


For questions about the library, contact Katharyn Wiegand via e-mail ( or phone (806-376-4521).