South Dakota Share-It is a service of the South Dakota State Library. This service 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 SD State Library. All other libraries and patrons that have a SD State Library barcode/password will be able to login and search the subscription e-resources.
There are 80 libraries participating in South Dakota Share-It:
We have 20 spaces to fill to make our goal of 100 libraries.
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.
Each participating library must:
There are two types of libraries in South Dakota Share-It:
When new libraries join South Dakota Share-It, they will be provided instructions specifically tailored to that library.
The instructions here have been edited for use by any library.
Go to the Staff Dashboard, Documentation or to the bottom of each section
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