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Secondary & Practice Guides: Nonprofits

This guide includes the Library's most current, updated secondary and practice guides.


403(b) answer book, 9th ed. Barbara Seymon-Hirsch & Jane Anderson-Briggs. (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, c2014)  KF 6425 .A9135 2014 (Reference Self-Help Collection)

ABCs of nonprofits. Lisa Runquist. (ABA, c2015) KF 1388 .R86 2015

Fiduciary duties of nonprofit directors and officers. Hugh K. Webster. (Tax Management, c2008- )  Online via Bloomberg Law (ID/password required)*

Good counsel: meeting the legal needs of nonprofits. Lesley Rosenthal. (Wiley, c2012)  KF 1388 .R67 2012  

The law of fundraising, 5th ed. Bruce R. Hopkins. (J. Wiley, c2013-)  Online access via Wiley (UCLA only)

The law of tax-exempt organizations, 11th ed. Bruce R. Hopkins. (Wiley, 2015- ) Online access via Wiley (UCLA only) 

Model nonprofit corporation act: official text with official comments and statutory cross-references, 4th ed. (ABA Section of Business Law, c2022)  KF 1388 .M627 2022 (Reserve)

Nonprofit law: the life cycle of a charitable organization, 3rd ed. Betsy Schmidt. (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, c2021)  KF 1388 .S36 2021 (Reserve)

Nonprofit law: a practical guide to legal issues for nonprofit organizations.  Willard L. Boyd, III, ed.  (ABA 2017) KF 1388 .N65 2017

Nonprofit organizations: law & taxation. Marilyn E. Phelan. (West, 2010- )  Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

Planning tax-exempt organizations. Robert J. Desiderio. (Matthew Bender)  Lexis subscription database (ID/password required)*

Principles of the law of nonprofit organizations. American Law Institute. Westlaw subscription database (ID/password required)*

Section 403(b) arrangements. David E. Kenty & Jon C. Hughes. (Tax Management Portfolios) Online via Bloomberg Law (ID/password required)*

Starting and managing a nonprofit organization: a legal guide, 6th ed. Bruce R. Hopkins. (John Wiley, 2012-)  Online access via Wiley

Tax-exempt organizations--reporting, disclosure and other procedural aspects. Hugh K. Webster. (Tax Management, c2009- )  Online access via Bloomberg Law (ID/password required)*

Tax law of charitable giving.  Bruce R. Hopkins.  (Wiley, c2021) KF 6388 .H63 2021


Advising California nonprofit corporations, 3rd ed.  J. Patrick Whaley (CEB, c2009- )  KFC 342 .A936 (Reserve) & Online access via CEB OnLaw

How to form a nonprofit corporation in California. (Nolo, 2007- )  KFC 342 .H69 (Reference Self-Help Collection) & Online access via EBSCO Legal Information Reference Center

*NOTE: UCLA School of Law provides Lexis & Westlaw accounts for UCLA law students, faculty and staff only.