Some useful sources of further information and guidance

General guidance

CES (2008), Practical Monitoring and Evaluation: A Guidebook for Voluntary Organisations. 3rd edition, National Council for Voluntary Organisations, London.

See also from NCVO guidance resources for evaluation at:

Her Majesties Treasury (2011), The Magenta Book: Guidance for evaluation. Magenta-Combined, London:

United Kingdom Evaluation Society (2013), Guidelines for Good Practice in Evaluation. London: UKES

Useful further sources and reading

Fox, C., Grimm, R. and Rute, C. (2016). An Introduction to Evaluation. London: Sage.

Hall, I. and Hall, D. (2004). Evaluation and Social Research: Introducing Small-scale Practice. Palgrave Macmillan. Basingstoke.

Mertens, D.M. and Wilson, A.T. (2012). Programme Evaluation Theory and Practice: A Comprehensive Guide. New York. Guildford Press.

Parsons, D. (2017). Demystifying Evaluation: Practical approaches for researchers and users. Policy Press. Bristol.