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Community-Based Learning and Civic Engagement

Resources, readings, and more for service learning.

What's this for?

This guide provides resources, materials, and general guidance for exploring, researching, and understanding social issues in our local and/or global communities.

Use the tabs on the left to navigate between topics:

  • Readings - contains articles, books, videos, podcasts, and other resources recommended by faculty for students who are engaged in (or planning to engage in) service learning.
  • Research Organizations & Issues - ready to learn more about a particular social issue, or looking to find out more about an organization that tries to help? Start here.
  • Understanding our Communities - whether you're headed to Alamance County or journeying abroad for your service learning experience, learn more about the area via local, state, federal, or international statistics, past Elon programs, or archival resources.