Library Collection   

State Archives LibrarySDLN Link
Link to the South Dakota Library Network which contains collections held by the South Dakota State Archives.

Books for Younger Readers
Collection for books for young readers on various South Dakota topics.


The library of the State Archives maintains published materials about the history of South Dakota and the surrounding Northern Great Plains region. Included are family histories, city and county histories, church histories, county atlases, city directories, maps, and cemetery indexes. In addition the collection contains South Dakota magazines and periodicals, pamphlets, theses, South Dakota laws, annual reports and documents published by government agencies, and books by South Dakota authors. Popular fiction about South Dakota is also represented in the collection. Books and some periodical titles are listed on the South Dakota Library Network online catalog.