Database Training (Research Team only)

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The following short video tutorials explore the content and functions of the FileMaker database, including how to access the database.


Tutorial 1: How to access the database (3 minutes)



Tutorial 2: How to navigate the database (5 minutes)



Tutorial 3: Additional layouts and tables in the database (7 minutes)


Tutorial 4: Exploring the functions and tools in the database (6 minutes)


Tutorial 5: Creating Quick Charts (2 minutes)


Tutorial 6: Find and Sort Functions (8 minutes)


Tutorial 7: Charting and Reports Layouts (9 minutes)



The following videos are for the Research Assistants on this project. They explain the various functions for working with the database.

SF Training 1 – Using the Replace Field Contents Function (5 minutes)

SF Training 2 – How to Process PDF files in AFR and Excel

Readings lists on the topic of state funding for social movements

All information sources from and the database should be acknowledged by the User and cited as follows:


  • Clément, Dominique. “page title or document title.” State Funding for Social Movements. (date accessed).


Dominique Clément. [year] State Funding for Social Movements Database. Retrieved from