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Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • April 21st 2014
    • Registration Begins for Fall Semester
  • April 25th 2014
    • Application to Graduate Program Due
  • May 2nd 2014
    • General Construction Spring Session Ends
  • May 11th 2014
    • Regular Classes End
  • May 12th - May 16th 2014
    • Make-up Period
  • May 16th 2014
    • Grades Due
    • Faculty's Last Day
  • May 26th 2014
    • Memorial Day (Offices Closed)
  • May 30th 2014
    • Last Day for Chairs
  • June 20th, 21st, 22nd, 2014
    • 7:00pm: Pow-wow

Database

 

DATABASE is a Collection of On-Line Magazines/Journals in ONE Place, Easily Accessed and Searchable - Citations Provided - Academic, Scholarly, Peer Reveiwed, Full Text Articles

Membership in South Dakota Library Network provides access to the following academic databases.

Accessible from home with a valid library card number, your password is your last name written as one word.

EBSCO -Social Work Abstracts and the Native American Archives. CINAHL Plus with Full Text for nursing students; Points of View; AND e-Books full text collection of 10,000+ commercially published books in the arts, humanities, social sciences, life and physical sciences, business, computers & more, plus Cliff Notes. Click here for more info on EBSCOHost e-Books.

ProQuest provides full text (image or text+graphics) from 1,700+ magazines/journals and newspapers for k-12, college, and general users, including Barron's.

InfoTrac -Educator's Reference Complete-includes Titles from Eric; Expanded Academic ASAP includes Wicazo Sa Review

....also links to six Gale InfoTrac databases: Discovering Collection (grades 6-12); InfoTrac Junior Edition (middle schools); Junior Reference Collection; Kids InfoBits (grades K-5); Professional Collection; and InfoTrac Student Edition (high schools).

Learning Express Library is an online learning platform of 300+ practice tests covering ACT, SAT, GED, LSAT and more. Complete answer explanations and study suggestions.

SD Biomedical Research Infrastructure Network Library Resources. Database available via WWW without restriction are: HighWire Press, Internet Imprint of the Stanford University Libraries (774 free online full-text journals); PubMed, WITH MEDLINE citations back to the mid-1960's; and PubMed Central (PMC), the National Library of Medicine's free digital archive.

HeritageQuest is Of interest to those researching local history and family histories. It includes U.S. Federal Census records from 1790 thru 1930; 25,000+ family and local history books; the PERiodical Source Index/PERSIT (a comprehensive subject index covering more than 6,500 genealogy & local history periodicals); and Revolutionary War Pension & Bounty Land Warrant Application Files.

ANCESTRY ONLY AVAILABLE AT CENTER LIBRARIES

AncestryLibrary is of interest to those researching local history and family histories. Particularly interesting to our users is the U.S. Census of Indian Reservations from 1886-1937. Also Included are U.S. Federal Census records from 1790 thru 1930, immigration records, military records, the Social Security Death Index, the family history library and more. This resource is only available at Wosape Tipi or the libraries in each of the college centers.

 

Databases Provided by the Library-Contact Library for Passwords-455-6069

American Indian Experience a full-text digital resource exploring the histories and contemporary cultures of the indigenous peoples of the United States. Contact the library for the username and password to this database.

North American Indian Thought and Culture: Alexander Street Press is a premier publisher of scholarly databases in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Contact the library for the username and password to this database.

Facts on File: American Indian History Online Offers thorough access to more than 15,000 years of Native American culture, history, and heritage. Contact the library for the username and password to this database.

JSTOR SCHOLARLY full-text searchable journals, offers search term highlighting, includes high-quality images, and is interlinked by millions of citations and references. CREATE YOUR OWN USERNAME AND PASSWORD FOR THIS DATABASE.

 

On-Line NEWSPAPERS

Lakota Country Times - e-editions

Rapid City Journal - e-editions

 

JUST SO YOU KNOW......Just One Click

HO KIWITAPI Library news & events Blog

American Indian Report http://www.americanindianreport.com

Black Hills Knowledge Network - Local Information- http://blackhillsknowledgenetwork.org

Oglala Sioux Tribe http://www.oglalalakotanation.org/oln/Home.html

Newsweek www.newsweek.com Login- newsweek@olc.edu Password - Woksape@21577

SD State Government http://sdgov/government.aspx#congress

SD State Library http://library.sd.gov

Tribal College Journal www.tribalcollegejournal.org Username-library@olc.edu Password-21577

 

 

 

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