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Library Services

Library 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.

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Library Information

DVES Library Director:

Laurie Horner @ Laurie.Horner@k12.sd.us

UE/MS and HS Library Director: Erin Nilges at Erin.Nilges@k12.sd.us

DVES Library Assistant: Chandee Slater at Chandee.Slater@k12.sd.us

UE/MS/HS Library Assistant: Gail Konopasek at Gail.Konopasek@k12.sd.us

UE/MS/HS Library Assistant: Alicia Kenyon at Alicia.Kenyon@k12.sd.us

 

Check Out Period for Titles

Students: 2 weeks          Staff: 3 weeks 

Renewal of Titles

Students: 2 times          Staff: Unlimited

UE/MS Library Hours

Monday-Thursday: 8:00-4:00

Friday: 8:00-3:45

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.

HS 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.