Related Publications

Maximizing Resources

Source: Campus Compact, a national coalition of college and university presidents committed to fulfilling the civic purposes of higher education, provides numerous resources for civic engagement and service learning. Below are links the Shaw Center finds most helpful for all stakeholders:

Bringle, Robert G., Games, Richard, and Malloy, Edward A. (eds.) Colleges and Universities as Citizens, Needham, MA: Allyn & Bacon, 1999.

Bringle, Robert G. and Hatcher, Julie A. “Implementing Service Learning In Higher Education, “ Journal of Higher Education, 67 (2) p.221-239, 1996.

Delve, Cecilia I., Mintz, Suzanne D., Stewart, Greig M. (eds.) Community Service as Values Education, New Directions for Teaching and Learning, No. 50, San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass 1990.

Eyler, Janet and Giles, Dwight E. Jr. Where’s the Learning in Service-Learning? San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1999.

Howard, Jeffrey (ed.) Praxis I: A Faculty Casebook on Community Service, and Praxis II: Service Learning Resources for University Students, Staff and Faculty. Ann Arbor, MI: Office of Community Service Learning, 1993.

Jacoby, Barbara, and Associates. Service-Learning in Higher Education: Concepts and Practices. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1996.

Kendall, Jane et al. Combining Service and Learning: A Resource Book for Community and Public Service. Vols. I and II. Raleigh, NC: National Society for Internships and Experiential Education, 1990.

Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning. (3), Fall 1996/ Ann Arbor: OCSL Press, The University of Michigan. Available through the Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning website at

Rhoads, Robert A. and Jeffrey P.F. Howard (eds.) Academic Service Learning. A Pedagogy of Action and Reflection. New Directions for Teaching and Learning, San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1999.

Stanton, T., Giles, D., Jr., Cruz, N. Service-Learning: A Movement’s Pioneers Reflect on Its Origins, Practice, and Future. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 1999.

Zlotkowski, Edward (ed.) Successful Service-Learning Programs: New Models of Excellence in Higher Education. Boston, MA: Anker Publishing Company, 1998.