Quick tips and tools to improve your internet searching skills including using filters, truncation, phrase searching and hyphens.
A bingo sheet full of low barrier things folks can do to stay healthier and handle stress better when under pressure.
Are you an activist experiencing stress or burnout? These articles, videos and tips will help you stay healthy and well while working to change the world.
A collection of resources by The Commons Social Change Library to help you learn all about activism, organising and campaigning.
See what’s new in the Commons Social Change Library – making activism smarter and stronger.
The following articles include opinion pieces on the current situation in Ukraine, the case for nonviolent civil resistance, information about the successful nonviolent Orange Revolution of 2014, and ways to keep up to date on the unfolding war.
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Conference Proceedings from the FWD + Organise Conference 2021 held by Australian Progress for community organisers and digital campaigners.
Tips, notes and presentation slides from a session at the FWD + Organise 2021 Conference about how to make online spaces more accessible.
Case study of organising at a local level, Victorian Trades Hall Council’s Candidate School, focused on changing who gets elected to local office.
Learn about the success of a deep canvassing approach to rights for undocumented migrants and Medicare for All in Michigan.
How do we convince our organisations to invest in tech and digital? How do we get new ideas up and running, and build a culture of innovation?
Need some fundraising help? The Commons Library has collated a list of fundraising resources for not for profits and crowdfunders.
Do you have an idea, case study, how to or article you would like to write in relation to social change? We would love to hear from you!
Tips for personal and collective wellbeing and resilience during Covid-19 pandemic lockdowns. Insights from a survey by Commons Librarians.
A timeline of events related to the Australian campaign for marriage equality along with reflection and analysis related to Australian, Irish and US campaigns.
Inspiring quotes from Marshall Ganz, an expert in leadership, organizing and narrative/story. He is a lecturer at Harvard University.
Ideas for next steps after the Women’s March 4 Justice – including action, skills development, videos, books and podcasts.
Through research you can get to know your issues in depth, find out where people stand on those issues, and make a strong evidence-based case for change. Use these Australian publicly available data sources to strengthen and inform your research.
Are you looking for a dictionary, glossary and terminology related to civil resistance, activism and organising? Here is a list of resources.