In this month's issue


Library Headlines

photo of glasses, ereader and dictionaryEbook access continues to grow in South Dakota

Legislative Session Round-up

Digital state publications collections continue to grow

Libraries receive One Book South Dakota mini-grants


Continuing Education Opportunities

Featured webcasts and more!


Children's and YA Services

Join the 100 Days until summer countdown!

AWE Early Literacy announces Video Contest

y a r p voting buttonYARP/SD Teen Choice Award Winners Announced Soon!

Collaborative Summer Library Program Updates


Featured E-resources of the Month

Get Science Fair savvy with SDSL e-resources


Grant Opportunities

Epson's Focused Giving Program

Libri Foundation Books for Children

"We Love Libraries" Lottery


Board Talk

Help is on the way: Friends groups and Foundations to the rescue!
By Daria Bossman, State Librarian


Library Development

Tech Tips: Using OCLC Connexion Client Macros

Library Lovers Make Good Citizens - How to Keep Them

Partner with summer food programs

zoom text keyboardZoomText assists patrons with visual impairments
by Brittany Moeller, Dell Rapids Carnegie Public Library director and South Dakota State Library staff


School Libraries

Check your "To Do" list for upcoming deadlines

School Library Integrated Library Systems White Paper

Digital Gizmos: Celebrate 125 Years of Statehood with Online Resources

In My Experience: Paperless = Worry-free Nonfiction
By Susie Tecklenburg, Harrisburg North Middle School Library Assistant


Why Didn't I Think of That?

art at wagner community school libraryWagner Community School Library showcases student art
by Sasha Podhradsky, Senior, Wagner Community School

Reading Olympians earn medals at Memorial Middle School
by Laura Allard, Memorial Middle School librarian, Sioux Falls

Literacy Leaders promote life-long reading in Gettysburg
By Julie Poeppel, Gettysburg High School English Teacher

Little Free Libraries
by Wendy Brunnemann, Wall Community Library





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