Contact us

The South Dakota State Library's main phone lines are 1-605-773-3131 or 1-800-423-6665 (SD Only). The option numbers listed below are used with these main phone lines.


Administration (Option 6)

George Seamon State Librarian 1-605-773-3131
Quynn Verhelst Senior Secretary 1-605-773-5055
Wynne Nafus Sayer Information Officer/ Webmaster 1-605-773-2704

Accessible Library Services (Option 1)

Kathleen Slocum SD Accessible Library Services Manager 1-605-773-5081
Josh Easter Equipment and Audio Production Manager 1-605-773-5082
Lynette Thum Reader Advisor 1-605-773-3514
Virginia Kaus Reader Advisor and Educational Materials Coordinator 1-605-773-4914
Jeanette Munyer Special Population Reader Advisor 1-605-773-3131
Jack Mortenson Library Technician 1-605-773-5064

Interlibrary Loan, South Dakota Share-It, and Cataloging (Option 2)

Nina Mentzel Systems Librarian 1-605-280-6911
Paul Giovanetti Acquisitions Library Associate 1-605-773-5074
VACANT Interlibrary Loan/Cataloging Library Associate 1-605-773-5068

Reference, Government Publications, and Digitization (Option 4)

Brenda Hemmelman Access & Development Services Manager 1-605-773-5075
Barb Nickolas Government Publications/Library Associate 1-605-773-5083
Robyn Ladd-Moeckly Digital Library Associate 1-605-773-8477

Library Outreach (Option 5)

Kim Bonen Electronic Resources Coordinator 1-605-295-3174
Scottie Bruch School Library Coordinator 1-605-295-3152
Shawn Behrends State Data Coordinator 1-605-280-5834
Amanda Raiche Youth Services Coordinator 1-605-773-5066
JoAnne Freitag Continuing Education Coordinator 1-605-910-7114