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Hanson-McCook library eyes final chapter

February 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

SPENCER — The Hanson-McCook Regional Library is in dire straits after McCook County commissioners stopped their funding of the library.

A 5-0 vote last month by the county commission to defund the library and distribute its assets in December 201…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Libraries’ embrace of e-books is growing

November 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Carson Walker

SIOUX FALLS — With more South Dakotans owning tablets and e-readers, libraries across the state are transforming into resource centers to help people tap into the large amount of content previously unavailable through physical b…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD Library expands access to electronic resources

November 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — The South Dakota State Library is making available more electronic books and two electronic resources dealing with language courses and auto repair.

Mango Languages offers courses in more than 60 languages, starting with basic cour…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

North Shore Library News: Nov. 1

October 31, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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North Shore Library News: Oct. 25

October 31, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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North Shore Library News: Sept. 27

September 27, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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2 SD university libraries handle state documents

July 25, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) The libraries at South Dakota State University in Brookings and the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in Rapid City have been selected as depository libraries to help provide access to state government publications.
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Museums, libraries, archives offered help with disaster planning

March 19, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The Dakota Collections Care Initiative has set up disaster preparedness workshops beginning in late April for museums, libraries and archives. Continue Reading

7 SD libraries accredited in tiered system

January 11, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) State officials say seven South Dakota public libraries have been accredited in the past year under a new tiered system.
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BOOK NOTES: ‘Dear Papa, Dear Hotch’ … ‘Bowhunting for Kids’ … ‘Salt Sugar Smoke’

October 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

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