Software for Small Computer Systems
Sections of This Topic Include
What Free Software Means
Nonprofit (Additional Information for)
The library also includes a related, comprehensive set of subtopics
About Computers, Internet & Web. You may also want to
look at the Library topic Fundraising
for database and contact management software.
Related Library Topics
An accounting software package can greatly reduce the time
to enter and manage accounting transactions, and generate financial
statements. However, you still should have at least a basic understanding
of the accounting process for your organization, including what
journals are used and what general accounts exist. You must have
good understanding of financial statements and how to analyze
them — an accounting package cannot do this for you!
NOTE: Many accounting packages will work for either nonprofit
or for-profits — therefore, consider both of the following lists.
How to Choose the Best Small Business Accounting Software for Your Business
Suggestions for Nonprofit Accounting Software (forum)
Geared to For-Profits, but Also Apply to Nonprofits.
How to Select Accounting Software
Accounting Software Reviews
What “free” software means
What is open source? Why use open source software?
The Free Software Definition
What is Free Software?
Sources of Free Software
Tucows – Free Software and Shareware Downloads
Also for Mac
Directory of Shareware
Additional Software Information for Nonprofits
Ten Steps to Selecting Software Successfully
on Using Database Software and Other Tech Tools
NPO.NET: For and About
Chicago Area Nonprofits
Use in Social Services Network CUSSN
Communications Technology Tips for Not-for-Profit Public Sector
Guide’s index and comparison of software
The Nonprofit Software Index — Your source for
information on software for nonprofit organizations
for Nonprofit and Academic Institutions
Software directory for non-profit organizations
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