Five College Community-Based Learning (CBL)

CBL Resources


Five College Service Opportunities
Online database of service opportunities in the Pioneer Valley. Broken down by subject area and location.

Massachusetts Service Alliance

Massachusetts Campus Compact Home Page

Faculty & Staff

Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning
The Michigan Journal of Community Service Learning (MJCSL) is a national, peer-reviewed journal consisting of articles written by faculty and service-learning educators on research, theory, pedagogy, and issues pertinent to the service-learning community.

Service Learning Toolkit
Toolkit put together by the staff from National Campus Compact.

Service Learning Clearinghouse
The National Service-Learning Clearinghouse (NSLC) supports the service-learning community in higher education, kindergarten through grade twelve, community-based initiatives.

Sample CBL Syllabi
Hundreds of sample syllabi from across the country are located here to provide examples on how professors have integrated CBL in their courses.


Everything you need to know about the service, non-profit, and student leadership world. Great for job opportunities, internships, and programs across the world.

Five College Lorna M. Peterson Prize
The Lorna Peterson Prize supports scholarly and creative work by undergraduate students taking part in Five College programs. The $500 prize is awarded annually based on nominations from Five College programs.