The Michigan Resource Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence is owned by the Michigan Domestic and Sexual Violence Prevention and Treatment Board.

 

About the RC

 

The Collection


The Michigan Resource Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence enhances the capacity of individuals and organizations to prevent violence against women and strengthen service delivery for survivors. This unique collection of books, videos, journals and other media promotes awareness and increases accessibility of educational information and resources for the state of Michigan. These materials are useful for training, counseling, education, research, nonprofit business management, program development and activism.

 

How it Works...


The services of the Resource Center are available to individuals and organizations working to end violence against women in Michigan, as well as the general public. The Resource Center is happy to respond to telephone and electronic information requests from patrons. You can visit the Resource Center Monday - Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm, or materials can be mailed anywhere in Michigan free of charge.

 

Reference Service and Assistance...


The Resource Center offers a reference service and provides assistance to patrons looking for information, statistics, and best practices on issues of violence against women. The Resource Center staff will assist patrons in identifying books, videos and other materials to meet their information needs.

 

Over 4500 Books and Manuals...


Print resources on domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, violence prevention, nonprofit management, program development, fund development, medical and legal response to violence against women, public policy, advocacy and more! Books can be borrowed for 3 weeks.

 

Over 800 Videos...


Videos on topics ranging from violence against women to fund development are available to borrow from the Resource Center. Videos are available to borrow for 10 days. Not sure which to choose? Call us, we make recommendations. Perfect for trainings and presentations!

 

Individual Lending Policies and Application for Borrowing

 

Resource Center Wish List


The Michigan Resource Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence enhances the capacity of individuals and organizations to prevent violence against women and strengthen service delivery for survivors. This unique collection of books, videos, journals and other media promotes awareness and increases accessibility of educational information and resources for the state of Michigan. The Michigan Resource Center accepts donations of books, videos and periodical subscriptions that further this mission. Help end violence against women in Michigan by donating materials to the Michigan Resource Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence. Please contact us for a list of needed materials.