Microfinance and Microlending

Background Information

More books and videos on this topic can be found using the Library's catalog.

Banker to the Poor: Micro-lending and the Battle Against World Poverty HG 3290.6 A 6 Y 86 1999
Economics of Microfinance HG 178.3 A 76 2005
Fistful of Rice: My Unexpected Quest to End Poverty Through Profitability HG 178.33 I 4 A 48 2011
Handbook of Microfinance Online only
Kiva: USA [Streaming Video] Online only
Making Microfinance Work: Managing Product Diversification Online only
Microcredit and Women's Empowerment: A Case Study of Bangladesh HG 178.33 B 3 F 37 2011
Microfinance and Public Policy: Outreach, Performance, and Efficiency Online only
Moving Beyond Storytelling: Emerging Research in Microfinance Online only
Pakistan: Microlending Program Aids Women in Poverty [Streaming Video] Online only
Small Loans, Big Dreams: How Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus and Microfinance are Changing the World HG 3290.6 A 8 G 73 2008

Journal Articles

Academic Search Premier
This general database can be used to locate everything from newspaper articles about microlending success stories to scholarly articles about the economics of microfinance.
Business Source Premier
This database contains millions of articles from the business and economics fields. It can find articles about microfinance practices around the world.
This database specializes in articles written by economists and can be used to locate scholarly literature on microfinance.
Sociological Collection
This specialized database can be used to find articles about the sociological impact of microlending.


Microfinance Gateway
The mission of this site is to collect and disseminate research and information about microfinance projects around the world.
Microfinance Information Exchange
Like the Microfinance Gateway, this site seeks to share information and research about microfinance projects across the globe.