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Diabetic Eye Disease Month

Military Family Appreciation Month

National American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month

National Novel Writing Month

Picture Book Month

South Dakota Statehood: 1889
November 2

Daylight Savings Time Ends
November 2, 2014

Election Day
November 4, 2014

World Science Day
November, 10, 2014

National Young Readers Week
November 10-14, 2014

Veterans Day
November 11, 2014

YALSA Young Adult Literature Symposium
November 14-16, 2014

International Games Day
November 15, 2014

National Geography Awareness Week
November 16-22, 2014

American Education Week
November 17-21, 2014

Education Support Professionals Day
November 19, 2014

Educator for a Day
November 20, 2014

Substitute Educators Day
November 21, 2014

National Games and Puzzle Week
November 23-29, 2014

Women's Leadership Institute
December 2-4, 2014

International Day for Persons with Disabilities
December 3, 2014

Christmas Eve
December 24, 2014

Christmas Day
December 25, 2014

New Year's Eve
December 31, 2014

archives: tags

public libraries

What's your library worth?
November/ December, 2014

October is time to celebrate National Friends of Libraries
October, 2014

SD libraries receive educational LEGO kits
September, 2014

Summer reading reporting still open
September, 2014

Welcome, TumbleBookLibrary
September, 2014

SD public library accreditation and certification tweaked
August, 2014

FY 2013 Public Libraries Survey Data -- how are we doing?
August, 2014

SD Titles To Go libraries add Teen eReading room to site
June/ July 2013

Easy and free patron survey helps you gain insight on your library's technology services
June/ July, 2014

The life cycle of a consortium
June/ July, 2014

Welcome new South Dakota librarians
May, 2014

Huron completes an Impact Survey
May, 2014

ZoomText assists patrons with visual impairments
by Brittany Moeller, Dell Rapids Carnegie Public Library director and South Dakota State Library staff
April, 2014

Here we go again—Why should we have a nonresident user fee and policy?
March, 2014

Upcoming RACE Webinars
February, 2014

The Haves and the Have-Nots
February 2014

2013 Star Libraries in South Dakota
December, 2013/ January, 2014

South Dakota librarians awarded certification
October, 2013

Technology grants for your local public library
October, 2013

Partner with a purpose
September, 2013

Welcome new South Dakota librarians
September, 2013

Technology Grants for Your Local Public Library-Go for it!
August, 2013

Student workers add value to public libraries
June/ July, 2013

May, 2013
includes "Upcoming RACE webinars" and "More Continuing Education opportunities"

OverDrive Digital Bookmobile schedules stops in SD
May, 2013

The real facts
May, 2013

April, 2013
includes "Upcoming RACE webinars" and "More Continuing Education Opportunities"

The State Library is alive and well!
April, 2013

School maker spaces promote exploration
April, 2013

Public Library Institute 2013 is June 2-7
March, 2013

Upcoming RACE webinars
March, 2013

South Dakota public libraries recognized for accreditation efforts
February, 2013

New South Dakota State Library Data Digests are online
February, 2013

2012 Public Library Survey Information: a RACE webinar
February, 2013

2012 Public Library Survey opens soon
February, 2013

Public library accreditation application deadline is Dec. 3
October, 2012

Changes in the South Dakota Public Library Accreditation Standards
August, 2012

Free collections workshops for museums, libraries and archives in the Dakotas
May, 2012

Attention public library boards and directors: relax, recharge, reconnect
May, 2012

Attention public library boards and directors: relax, recharge, reconnect
April, 2012

School Library Chats, Social Media, Grants, and MORE!
March, 2012

Public Library Survey deadline is March 30
March, 2012

Welcome new South Dakota librarians
March, 2012

South Dakota public libraries recognized for accreditation efforts
February, 2012

SDSL RACE Webinars
February, 2012

Your role in the Public Library Survey
February, 2012

2012 Public Library Survey opens Wednesday, Feb. 1
January, 2012

Libraries, a great return on investment,br> January, 2012

Taking state library services on the road
September, 2011

Board Talk: The Public Library Survey – What is it? Why is it so important?
June, 2011

Public Library Survey deadline is March 31
March, 2011

School and public library Data Digests now available
February, 2011

Final discussion of Voluntary Public Librarian Certification Standards Revisions to be held at SDLA Conference
September, 2010

Board Talk: Know your local and national statistics
August, 2010

The Public Library Survey - Where does South Dakota fit in?
August, 2010

Helpful research and standards from the East Coast
June, 2010

School and Library Resource Grant
June 2010

South Dakota Public Library Certification Standards
April, 2010

Public Library Survey "EARLY BIRD" awardees
March, 2010
Congratulations and thank you Early Bird libraries!

USDA Rural Development Community Facilities funding for public libraries
March, 2010

Public Librarian Certification Committee to work
March, 2010

New Public Library Survey opens Feb. 1
February, 2010
The 2009 Public Library Survey, formerly known as the “annual report,” will be released on Feb. 1.

South Dakota receives accolades for 2008 Public Libraries Survey
February, 2010
South Dakota was one of 45 states that received the Keppel Award for submitting prompt, complete and high-quality public library data for FY 2008.

The Role of Public Libraries in Local Economic Development
Dec/ January 2010

Public librarians and libraries recognized for achieving standards
November, 2009

Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome… no wait, you're just going through summer reading withdrawal
September, 2009

Public Library Accreditation Standards ready for review
September, 2009

Libraries to receive funding for computers, technology training
August, 2009
Twenty-five South Dakota libraries will benefit from the third round of the Opportunity Online Hardware Grants from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s U.S. Libraries initiative.

Take time to evaluate the Summer Reading Program
August, 2009

Where do all those public library numbers go?
August, 2009

Take a Look at the New Tools Available for Public Libraries
May, 2009

Public Library Annual Report Due May 29
May, 2009

Library Development
April, 2009
Public Library Certification/Accreditation Process Changes, Online access available to free trustee training resource, The Clock is Ticking and South Dakota Public Libraries Data Digest

Public Library Annual Report
March, 2009
Surveys… how boring… how insignificant. Yet the annual Public Library Survey is a Big deal and it is significant.






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