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Indiana University Bloomington

Institute for Social Impact

Kelley Advantage

Kelley facilities were ranked No. 3 in the nation by The Princeton Review.


For students interested in understanding the social impact arena more broadly, the Kelley Initiatives for Social Impact strives to offer the latest information and publications about economic development, social change, and social entrepreneurship at Kelley and around the world.

We want your feedback, too. Do you know of a great person, publication, or project focused on issues of international development, community service, or poverty alleviation? Send your resource recommendation to kisi [at] indiana [dot] edu.

KISI Library

Located in the Initiatives for Social Impact office at 516 N. Fess Ave., the KISI Library holds a variety of social impact publications including:

  • Banker to the Poor by Muhammad Yunus
  • The Blue Sweater by Jacqueline Novogratz
  • Building Social Business by Muhammad Yunus
  • Citizen You: Doing Your Part to Change the World by Jonathan Tisch
  • Creating a World Without Poverty: Social Business and the Future of Capitalism by Muhammad Yunus
  • The End of Poverty, Economic Possibilities for Our Time by Jeffrey D. Sachs
  • Forces for Good: The Six Practices of High-Impact Nonprofits by Leslie R. Crutchfield and Heather McLeod Grant
  • The Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid by C.K. Prahalad
  • Good Magazine
  • Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
  • How to Change the World by David Bornstein
  • Leaving Microsoft to Change the World by John Wood
  • Making a Living while Making a Difference by Melissa Everett
  • More than Money: Questions Every MBA Needs to Answer by Mark Albion
  • The Power of Unreasonable People, How Social Entrepreneurs Create Markets that Change the World by John Elkington and Pamela Hartigan
  • Social Entrepreneurship, the Art of Mission-Based Venture Development by Peter C. Brinckerhoff
  • Social Entrepreneurship: What Everyone Needs to Know by David Bornstein and Susan Davis
  • Stanford Social Innovation Review