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Rural Community Development: Home

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College


Welcome to the LibGuide for Rural Community Development. In this guide you will find resources that apply to this specific topic. Take your time and explore the various websites, journals, databases, and books that are referenced. Contact a professional librarian for help with finding any of the resources in this LibGuide. Feel free to share comments and ideas about this LibGuide. Your input will be used to make this LibGuide more user-friendly and appropriate for the topic.


AmeriCorps is a government and donor funded program dedicated to helping others and strengthening communities.

Georgia's Rural Center

Powered by ABAC, Georgia's Rural Center is a resource for rural research and information in Georgia

International Association for Community Development

An international network for those working in community development.

Office of Community Services 

The Office of Community Services is a department of the Administration for Children and Families and the Department of Health and Human Services.

Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC)

The Rural Community Assistance Corporation provides technical assistance, financial resources, and training to assist rural communities.

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) 

The United States Department responsible for creating laws related to the development of rural economies, forestry, farming, and food.