Service Learning Network


The following publications may be helpful in designing service-learning initiatives:

Service Learning Toolkit - Campus Compact publication which provides resources on service learning, ranging from theoretical perspectives to best-practice recommendations

Suggested Reading - A list of publications which may be valuable for both faculty and students interested in designing and participating in service learning opportunities

Reflection Examples - A list of ways to incorporate structured reflection activities into course design

At a Glance: What We Know about The Effects of Service-Learning on College Students, Faculty, Institutions and Communities - A summary and annotated bibliography of several years' worth of research on various aspects of service learning and its impacts

Additional Resources available through
GVSU's LeLande D. Bond Leadership & Service Library

The Leadership & Service Library is comprised of books, periodicals, videos, essays, and computer resources on a variety of leadership and service learning topics. These resources are made available to all students, staff, and faculty who are interested.  Faculty interested in using service learning projects as part of their class curriculum or discovering more information on service learning as a pedagogy are welcomed to visit and look through the library collection.

The library is located in 1110 Kirkhof Center inside the Office of Student Life.  You are welcome to drop in and visit anytime on weekdays from 8:00 am to 6:00pm.  For questions or more information concerning the library call (616) 331-2345 or contact leadership@gvsu.edu.

All texts are cataloged on the Grand Valley State University Library On-Line Catalog

Materials and resources found in the Leadership & Service Library can be checked out for up to 4 weeks. The checkout procedure starts at the front desk of the Office of Student Life.

For more information about the LeLand D. Bond Library, please visit http://gvsu.edu/leadership/lelande-d-bond-leadership-service-library-3.htm

Page last modified March 14, 2014