The Hilton M. Briggs Library is a 21st century learning and research center that inspires academic excellence, creative scholarship, student engagement, and lifelong curiosity.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the library is closed until further notice.
Online chat with librarians is open on Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm.
Faculty and students can use the library's Quick Start guide for help with online teaching and learning. Electronic resources are accessible off-campus 24/7. When prompted, log-in with a university username and password. Librarians are available for research and reference assistance, as well as to help with log-in problems.
Interlibrary loan (ILL) will fill article requests electronically. Physical loans will be delivered by mail or as e-books whenever possible. Call or email if you have questions.
Archives & Special Collections
The SDSU Archives & Special Collections house items of special significance to South Dakota State University and the state of South Dakota.SDSU Archives & Special Collections website
SDSU's open access institutional repository has the goal of collecting, preserving, and disseminating the intellectual and creative output of SDSU faculty, staff, and students while supporting the ongoing mission of South Dakota State as a land-grant university.Open PRAIRIE
Since 1813, the U.S. Government has distributed information to the American people through a system of depository libraries. The SDSU library has been part of the Federal Depository Library Program since 1889.Government Documents