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Grants and Grant Writing: Grant Information in the Library

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Search the FAU Library Catalog to see what materials are available for check out. Search for books, government documents, DVDs, electronic books, and more.

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Use Library Databases to Identify Funders

Search for FundersDid you know that some library databases can help identify funding sources for various types of research?  

Use their search features, limiters, and full records of articles to do this.  Use the tabs to find examples.

In this sample search for published research on Everglades restoration, the list of results page has its "Refine Results" feature that identifies agencies that funded this research.  Additional agencies can be viewed by selecting "more options/values."  

Funding Agencies Web of Science Feature

In this sample search for published research for wearable devices in health care, the list of results page has a "Refine" feature that identifies funding sponsors for the results.  Additional agencies can be viewed by selecting "more options/values."  

Compendex Refine Results by Funding Sponsor

Find an article on a research topic of interest, then check its full record for "Grant support" which lists agencies that funded the research.

The grant number search field has 4 parts which are explained on this PubMed help page, while grant acronyms and number information can be found on this U.S. National Library of Medicine's page

PubMed Grant Support Example


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