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Recommended resources for research related to entrepreneurship, startups and commercialization: from science and technology literature to market research and patents.

Social entrepreneurship at U of T

The Agency is a new hub for social innovation based at U of T St. George, open to students, faculty, staff and community partners.

The Impact Centre's mandate is "bringing science to society" and many startups in their cohort have a social innovation at their core. Note: For a full list of accelerators at U of T, see the Campus Startups 101 guide.

The Centre for Learning, Social Economy and Work at OISE brings together academics, labour educators, and participants in the social economy and broader community including non-profit organizations, co-operatives, social enterprises, unions, and Worker-and-community recuperated enterprises.

The Game is an intense, project-based, social innovation learning experience at the Institute for Leadership Education in Engineering.

The Institute for Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health IHPME integrates the collective of healthcare professionals to empower intellectual exchange and transform how people think and what they do to improve healthcare.

Munk One at Munk School of Global Affairs is a Foundational Year Program for arts and science students who have an urge to tackle global challenges.

U of T Social Innovation Catalogue (2011), produced by the Office of the Vice President of Research and Innovation, collects faculty work in the area of social innovation.