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Government Publication Depository

State Publications are distributed to selected depository libraries in South Dakota by the State Library. Federal Government Publications are available in house, online through the library catalog, and able to be borrowed through interlibrary loan.


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The South Dakota State Library is now a Funding Information Network partner of the Foundation Center Web Link to Foundation Center. As a member of this nationwide network of libraries, community foundations, and other nonprofit agencies, the South Dakota State Library provides visitors with free public access to grantmaker directories, books on fundraising and nonprofit management, and the Foundation Center's electronic database, Foundation Directory Online Professional. The fully searchable database includes detailed profiles of all active U.S. foundations, as well as an extensive file of recent grants awarded by the nation's top funders.

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Online Resources

  • Complete Listing of all online resources
  • Databases by Categories or Access
    The categories include Business, Career, Literature, Directories, Education, Encyclopedias, Genealogy, Health, Law and Government, Science and South Dakota. These online resources are also sorted by user access, including unlimited, via library card, on library or school campus, or state government campus.

Proquest Congressional (formerly LexisNexis Congressional)


Access the full text of Federal Register; Congressional Record, Congressional working papers and legislation, the current USC, CFR, Congressional rules, committee info, and more. Web Link
Access: SD State Library or via State Library ECard
Category: law and government

Proquest Statistical Insight (formerly LexisNexis Statistical)


Access individually indexed statistical tables on an endless variety of topics produced by the U.S. government, state government agencies, commercial publishers, independent research organizations, universities and more. Web Link
Access: SD State Library or via State Library ECard
Category: law and government

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International/ Foreign

Background Notes Web Link to Background Notes
U. S. Department of State

Country Studies Web Link to U. S. Department of State
Library of Congress: Researchers

United Nations Web Link to United Nations

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