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MacKay Building
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Pierre, SD 57501

1-605-773-6962 (FAX)
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7 am - 4 pm MT

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Library Outreach/ LSTA


Information on associations, directories, copyright issues, policies and procedures, and trustees.

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The Cornerstone

State Library Electronic Newsletter

The State Library produces an electronic newsletter, with eleven editions a year. Columns include "Continuing Education Opportunities", "Trends and More", and "Why Didn't I Think of That?"

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Information on the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Foundation Center's Cooperating Collection, and IMLS grants.

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Administrative Rules and South Dakota Codified Laws pertaining to libraries in South Dakota.

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Subscription information for discussion groups, or listservs, of interest to SD librarians.

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Training Opportunities

Information on RACE webinars, recent workshops, Library Training Institute, and Distance Education Opportunities.

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Short Takes

short takes for trustees

The South Dakota State Library is excited to share with all South Dakota public libraries access to "Short Takes for Trustees" a series of 10 short videos for you and your Trustees to view through March, 2016.

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Library Services and Technology Act South Dakota State Library Five Year Plan: 2013-2017
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South Dakota State Library Cornerstone

SDSL's e-Newsletter
- Continuing Education Opportunities
- Digital Services
- Grant Opportunities
- Library Outreach/ LSTA
- Library Features & Headlines
- School Libraries
- Why Didn't I Think of That?

South Dakota State Library Cornerstone

SDSL's e-Newsletter
- Library Features & Headlines
- Why Didn't I Think of That?

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