Business Demographic Databases
Most of the databases are only available to UMD students, faculty and staff.
Duluth Public Library
The Duluth Public Library is a designated Cooperating Collection of the Foundation Center that provides a core collection of Foundation Center publications and a variety of supplementary materials and services in areas useful to grantseekers. You can go the the second floor of the main library to access these materials. The Foundation Center is the main source for inforamtion on funding from private philanthropic sources.
Minnesota Grant Makers Online from the Minnesota Council on Foundations allows you to research Minnesota foundations and corporate grant makers, find funding partners, and access the latest information on Minnesota grantmakers. The Duluth Public Library owns the Advantage subscription which consists of Grantmaker Search and Grant Search. You must go to the main library to use this resource. It is available on a computer on the second floor.
The Grantmaker Search provides profiles of grantmakers with their grant priorities, application procedures and typical grant amounts. You are able to search by area of interest, type of support, granmaker name, geographic focus, beneficiary, grantmaker type, city and county and grantmakers accepting applications only.
The Grant Search allows you to see grants for $2,000 or more that have been awarded to Minnesota nonprofits. You can do a text search or search by area of interest, type of support, recipient name, grant year, geographic focus, grantmaker name and beneficiary.
Kathryn A. Martin Library
416 Library Drive
Duluth, MN 55812-3001