Learn all about Information Literacy, which is the second strand of the SD School Library Standards. Topics covered in the course will be related to the research process from start to finish. This is a professional development opportunity for librarians, teachers, specialists, para-professionals, administrators, and coordinators.

OBJECTIVE: Information Literacy - Students will demonstrate an understanding of the research process from start to finish.

WHERE: Online via Canvas

Fully online and self-paced via Canvas (suggested time frame is one month)

  • 2 grad/undergrad credits through USF
  • OR 30 CECHs offered by SDSL

Readings, viewings, activities, projects, and evaluations are designed to equal a total of 30 hours of your time.


  • No fee if registering for CECHs
  • $45 per credit if registering for grad/undergrad credit ($90 total); payment will be direct to USF

Participants will complete all asynchronous requirements and a course project.

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The Department of Education, of which the SD State Library is a division, is excited to present a new professional learning platform.

All items in Instructure Canvas are considered "courses" within the platform even if they are webinars, workshops, conferences, or in-person events.