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South Dakota Share-It is provided at NO COST to participating libraries
The South Dakota Share-It network allows users to search library catalogs wherever they have internet access. Authenticated users (users holding a valid library card at a participating library) will be able to search the catalog + the subscription e-resources provided by the South Dakota State Library. All other libraries and patrons that have a South Dakota State Library barcode/password will be able to login and search the subscription eresources.
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Currently, there are 81 participating libraries, click here for a list of participating libraries.
We have 19 spaces left to fill to meet our goal of 100 libraries
If your library is automated, your catalog may be included in South Dakota Share-It. South Dakota Share-It allows individual libraries to have their own ILS (integrated library system/catalog) and still be able to search multiple catalog and electronic resources at one time, as well as participate in statewide interlibrary loan.
South Dakota Share-It is comprised of two different types of library systems:
Each participating library must:
Staff users may find documentation:
You will need an ACCESS KEY. Please email Nina.Mentzel@state.sd.us to request one.
On the Staff Dashboard there is a section called Documentation: options include User Guides and Training Videos
On the SDSL web page, please see our South Dakota Share-It specific recorded training webinars here: Training Webinars
Use these procedures to request an item through South Dakota Share-It.
Use these procedures to request an item that is NOT owned (or not loanable) by any libraries in the South Dakota Share-It system. Request will be processed through OCLC (out of state) and may take additional time to fill.