Anchor Institution Resources

By definition, anchor institutions are committed to the benefit and growth of the communities in which they are located, both for the health of the community and for the sustained vitality of the institution itself. Follow the links below to learn more.

Netter Center, University of Pennsylvania
Anchor Institution Toolkit (2008)

Anchor Institutions Task Force
Anchor Institutions: An Interpretive Review Essay
Henry Louis Taylor, Jr. and Gavin Luter University at Buffalo (2013)

The Democracy Collaborative, University of Maryland
The Road Half Traveled: University Engagement at a Crossroads
Rita Axelroth and Steve Dubb (2010)


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