High School Library

Last Updated: 3/1/2021 3:26 PM

Destiny Discover

Destiny Discover

Search Library resources and create or search collections. Tutorial

 

Sora

Sora

Borrow eBooks and audiobooks on your device using the Sora app or web browser. Tutorial

SDSL

SDSL Databases

Description of and access to databases. If you need a password to access databases, email library staff.

 

World Book Advanced 

World Book Encyclopedia

Full encyclopedia supplemented with online books, website links, citation builder, primary sources and more. Tutorial

SIRS Issues Researcher

SIRS Issues Researcher

Gives background and current analysis needed for research and understanding of 300+ current and leading issues. Tutorial

 

ProQuest

ProQuest Research Library

The multidisciplinary resource features a mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other timely sources across the top 150 subject areas.Tutorial 

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Explora Teens

Database with material from Encyclopedias, books, magazines, and more. Tutorial

 

MAS Complete

MAS Complete

Full-text articles of popular high school magazines covering a range of subject areas (ie. history, science, careers). Tutorial

Learning Express Library

Learning Express Library

Information for college and career planning. Prep for ASVAB, GED, GRE, SAT, ACT, resume writing, and more. Tutorial

 

CultureGrams

CultureGrams

Concise and reliable cultural information on the countries of the world. Tutorial

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg

A library of over 60,000 free eBooks. Tutorial

 

 

Lit2Go

Lit2Go

Collection of stories and poems in audiobook format with the text available. Tutorial

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English Language Learning

Listen and read audiobooks of classic and current books. Audio available in 2 speeds. Designed for ESL students. Tutorial

 

NSCCL

NSCC Library

Students are able to search North Sioux City Community Library Card Catalog to see materials that are available to check out.

 

 

 

Additional Info

Helpful Links
 
 
 
 
 
Contact Information
 
Library Director
Erin Nilges - Erin.Nilges@k12.sd.us
Library Assistants
Gail Konopasek -  Gail.Konopasek@k12.sd.us
Deb Matthys -  Deb.Matthys@k12.sd.us     
HS Library Instagram - dv_hslibrary
 

Mission Statement

 

The mission of the school library program is to ensure that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information.  The library staff empower students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users of information by creating meaningful learning experiences that enhance classroom learning, provide current and relevant materials of various formats, and promote responsible use of information

 

 
Library Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:00-3:30
Students may come to the library before and after school with no passes. From 8:25 to 3:15 passes from teachers are required unless accompanied by a teacher.
 
Library Policies
Check Out Period for Titles
Students: 2 weeks          
Staff: 3 weeks 
Reference materials and newspapers may not be checked out
Renewal of Titles
Students: 2 times - 2 weeks each time         
Staff: Unlimited
 
 
 
High School | 1150 Northshore Dr | North Sioux City, SD 57049
Phone: 605.422.3820
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Fax: 605.422.3827
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