The websites below are great sources of information about all things outreach. They include examples of outreach projects, lists of successful funding applications, and relevant evaluation methods.

Informal Commons

Designed to help find resources quickly with one search engine accessing materials from many websites serving informal learning professionals.


Growing online community site that strives to support knowledge-sharing, collaboration and the growth of innovation among diverse professionals in the field of informal science education.


How To Smile


Collects the best educational materials on the web and creates learning activities, tools, and services – all designed especially for those who teach school-aged kids in non-classroom settings.

Trellis   Online database offering "a single place for anyone in science to engage with all of the communities to which they belong."