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Elementary Libraries

South Dakota State Library Resources
for Elementary Students and Teachers
World Book KIDS
A general reference for elementary students, it offers easy-to-read articles with embedded multimedia, images and videos as well as games, science projects, and activities.
Early World Learning
For preschoolers and early elementary students. Narrated stories, interactive games, original videos, and a visual interactive encyclopedia to help develop and strengthen vocabulary, reading, and other skills.
World Book STUDENT (Grades 5-9)
Includes the print versions of the World Book Encyclopedia, plus thousands of additional articles, learning resources, videos, student activities, and research tools.
Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia
A student encyclopedia that provides over 25,000 entries on a wide variety of topics. 
World Book Dramatic Learning
Adaptions of classic plays for grades 1-12. Scripts, lesson plans, activities, how to put on plays and apply these materials in the classroom.
Book Flix
Talking books for early readers. It pairs approximately 135 animated stories with a nonfiction talking book on a similar subject.
South Dakota Shaire-It
Search library catalogs across South Dakota
Yankton Community Library Catalog
Yankton Community Library Catalog
Books & Authors
Guiding readers from every level of reading proficiency to books that match their interests. Book reviews, biographies, awards and bestseller lists, and book series.
Research Tools 
Finding magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and reference books.
Primary Search (Grades k-6)
For elementary schools; it contains articles from popular children's magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedia entries and a large image collection.
Science Reference Center
Articles from hundreds of science magazines, encyclopedias, reference books, and a large image collection; primarily for K-12 students.
SIRS Discoverer (Grades K-8)For students and educators, this multidisciplinary database covers current events, history, health, language arts, math, science, social studies, and more.
Educational Resources 
Daily life and culture, statistics, history, customs, lifestyles, recipes and interviews from over 200 countries. In four modules: World, Kids, United States, and Canada. 
Miss. Humblebee's Academy
Interactive learning program for ages 2-6; in math, science, social studies, language and literacy, art, and music. 

The elementary libraries are staffed by:


Beadle School –

Yvonne Huennekens


Lincoln School –

Sylvia Fedde


Stewart School –

Kathleen Bergeson


Webster School –

Deborah Enfield


Elementary Library

Hours 8:30 am – 3:20 pm