Drueke, Jeanetta. 2006. Researching Local Organizations: Simple Strategies for Building Social Capital. Reference and User Services Quarterly 45 (summer): 327-333.
The contribution of libraries to the development of social capital is a current focus of local libraries and library organizations. Using strategies and parameters developed for a project initiated by a humanities project, based at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, this article provides a few simple strategies librarians can use to identify and research organizations of interest to local citizens and groups.