Publications and Resources

 Publications and Resources

There are a number of articles, videos, professional journals and books available that focus on issues related to service-learning. These resources can be helpful in developing service projects or introducing service to students.
Articles
 
"Helping, Fixing or Serving" by Rachel Naomi Remen, MD
 
Video
 
Journals

Liberal Education

Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning

Books
Hilbert College's McGrath Library contains a number of resources on service-learning,civic participation and reflection for use by faculty and staff. Titles include:
Academic Service Learning: A Pedagogy of Action and Reflection
               Robert A. Rhoades, Jeffery P.F. Howard, editors
Beyond the Tower: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Philosophy
                C. David Lisman and Irene E. Harvey, volume editors
Building Partnerships for Service-Learning
                Barbara Jacoby
Civic Service: Service-Learning with State and Local Government Partners
                David P. Redlawsk, Tom Rice and associates, editors
Combining Service and Learning in Higher Education: Summary Report
                Maryann Jacobi Gray
 Connecting Past and Present: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in History
               Ira Harkavy and Bill M. Donovan, volume editors
 Developing and Implementing Service-Learning Programs
               Mark Canada, Bruce W. Speck, editors
Experiencing Citizenship: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Political Science
                Richard M. Battistoni and William E. Hudson, volume editors
Fostering Critical Reflection in Adulthood: A Guide to Transformative and Emancipatory Learning
                Jack Mezirow and associates
The Future of Service-Learning: New Solutions for Sustaining and Improving Practice
                Jean Strait and Marybeth Lima, Editors
Journal Keeping: How to Use Reflective Writing for Effective Learning, Teaching, Professional Insight, and Positive Change
                Stevens, Dannelle D.
Learning by Doing: Concepts and Models for Service Learning in Accounting
                D.V. Rama, volume editor
The Learning Portfolio: Reflective Practice for Improving Student Learning
                John N. Gardner, Gretchen Van der Veer, and associates
Learning through Serving: A Student Guidebook for Service-Learning Across the Disciplines
                Christine M. Cress
Life, Learning and Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Biology
                David C. Brubaker and Joel H. Ostroff, volume editors
The Measure of Service Learning: Research Scales to Assess Student Experiences
                Robert Bringle, Mindy A. Phillips, Michael Hudson
Problem Based Service Learning: A Field Guide for Making a Difference in Higher Education
                Rick Gordon, editor
Service-Learning in Higher Education: Concepts and Practices
                Barbara Jacoby and associates
The Spirit of Service: Exploring Faith, Service and Social Justice in Higher Education
                Brian T. Johnson and Carolyn R. O’Grady, editors
Successful Service-Learning Programs: New Models of Excellence in Higher Education
                Edward Zlotkowski, editor
 Teaching for Justice: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Peace Studies
               Kathleen Maas Weigert and Robin J. Crews, volume editors
Where’s the Learning in Service-Learning?
                Janet Eyler and Dwight E. Giles, Jr.
With Service in Mind: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Psychology
                Robert G. Bringle and Donna K. Duffy, volume editors
Working for the Common Good: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Management
                Paul C. Godfrey and Edward T. Grasso, volume editors
Writing the Community: Concepts and Models for Service-Learning in Composition
                Linda Adler-Kassner, Robert Crooks, and Ann Watters, volume editors
 
Other Resources:
"Bringing Theory to Practice" Project from the Association of American Colleges and Universities
The Proceedings (International Association for Research on Service-Learning and Communitiy Engagement)
Seasons of Service: Engaging Youth in Service-Learning Throughout the Year