WealthEngine. Best Practices for Prospect Research in Higher Education Fundraising report (2012). Follow directions to download.
Association of Fundraising Professionals. (2009). Elements of successful prospect research. (Summary of WealthEngine report upon its first release.)
Chronicle of Higher Education:
Chronicle of Philanthropy:
Dubuque Telegraph Herald
See also database links above. To determine if UD has access to a particular periodical (magazine/newspaper/journal), use the library's Journal List.
Availability & location of records may differ by location (county/state), date, etc. Some records may not be available electronically & will require visiting and/or calling.
The following may be available in county offices of the Recorder, Auditor, Assessor, and/or Treasurer:
Google Advanced Search allows limiting by URL domain name (.gov, .com, etc.), format, language, last update, and more.
Other web searching tips:
*Try name variations when searching for individuals. Ex. Results differ for Marianne Smith vs. Mari Smith vs. Marianne Joy Smith
*For common names, add a middle name or keyword related to field of work or city/state of residence. Ex: Marianne Smith Dubuque
*Also search for information by business or organization name.