South Dakota has an E-rate coordinator who provides outreach and training to SD libraries and schools.
Contact the E-rate coordinator to subscribe to SD E-rate listserv messages about training opportunities, filing advice, and deadlines.
Debra M. Kriete, Esq.
South Dakota E-rate Coordinator
email@example.com / 888-232-0241 (toll free)
South Dakota E-rate webinars are recorded and posted on the SD DOE E-rate webpage.
Libraries accepting E-rate discounts must comply with the Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA). The protection measures must block or filter internet access to pictures that are: (a) obscene; (b) child pornography; or (c) harmful to minors (for computers that are accessed by minors).
To comply with CIPA requirements the library must:
Filtering does not need to cover patron owned devices such as laptops, tablets and phones that use library WiFi.
CIPA documentation needed for E-rate application: