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Michigan State University

Service Learning and Civic Engagement

Bibliography of Resources

General Service Learning Readings

Online Books and Journals:

  • Journal of Experiential Education Online
  • Bringle, Robert G., Hatcher, Julie A., and Jones, Steven G. International service learning: conceptual frameworks and research. Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing, 2011. Online.
  • Stewart, Trae, and Webster, Nicole. Exploring Cultural Dynamics and Tensions within Service Learning. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publications, 2011. Online.
  • Cooksey, M.A., and Olivares, Kimberly T. Quick Hits for Service Learning: Successful Strategies by Award-Winning Teachers. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2011. Online.
  • Cipolli, Susan Benigni. Service-Learning and Social Justice: Engaging Students in Social Change. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2010. Online.

Books and Journals in the Library:

  • Clayton, Patti H., Bringle, Robert G., and Hatcher, Julie A. Research on Service Learning : Conceptual Frameworks and Assessment : Communities, Institutions, and Partnerships. Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishing, 2012. MSU Catalog LC220.5 .R476 2013, Main Library.
  • Hatcher, Julie A., and Bringle, Robert G. Understanding Service-Learning and Community Engagement: Crossing Boundaries Through Research. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing, 2012. MSU Catalog LC220.5 U64 2012, Main Library.
  • Casey, Karen McKnight, Davidson, Georgia, Billig, Shelley, Springer, Nicole C. Advancing Knowledge in Service-Learning: Research to Transform the Field. Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishing, 2006. MSU Catalog LC220.5 .I584 2005, Main Library and Faculty Book Collection.

  • Gelmon, Sherril, Billig, Shelley. From Passion to Objectivity: International and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives on Service-Learning Research. Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishing, 2007. MSU Catalog LC220.5 .F76 2007, Main Library.

  • Qualters, Donna M., editor.  Experiential Education:  Making the Most of Learning Outside the Classroom. San Francisco:  Jossey-Bass, 2010. MSU Catalog LB1027.23 .E973 2010 Main Library.

  • Journal of Higher Education Outreach and Engagement. Athens, GA; Institute of Higher Education. MSU Catalog LB2331.44 .J68 Main Library and Periodical Reading Room.

  • Kenny, Maureen, et al. Learning to Serve: Promoting Civil Society through Service Learning. Boston, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002. MSU Catalog LC220.5 .L43 2002 Main Library and Faculty Book Collection.

  • Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning. Ann Arbor, MI: OCSL Press. MSU Catalog LC220.5 .M53 Main Library and Periodical Reading Room.

  • Butin, Dan W.  Service-Learning in Theory and Practice:  The Future of Community Engagement in Higher EducationMSU Catalog LC221 .B88 2010 Main Library.

  • Welch, Marshall, and Shelley Billig. New Perspectives in Service-Learning Research to Advance the Field. Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishing, 2004. MSU Catalog LC220.5 .I58 2004, Main Library.

  • Lerner, Richard, and Lou Anna Simon. University-Community Collaborations for the Twenty-First Century: Outreach Scholarship for Youth and Families. New York; Garland Publishing Inc., 1998. MSU Catalog LC238 .U547 1998 Main Library and Faculty Book Collection.

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