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Woksape Tipi - Academic/Public Library and Archives: DATABASES

2018 SPRING OUTREACH

LIBRARY DATABASES

NEW RESOURCES!

The American Indian Culture and Research Journal, the premiere journal in Native American studies, publishes book reviews, literature, and original scholarly papers on a wide range of issues in the fields of history, anthropology, geography, sociology, political science, health, literature, law, education, and the arts.
 

NEW DATABASE- The University of  Oklahoma College of Law Digital Common  -includes American Indian and Alaskan Native Documents- in the Congressional Serial Set: 1817-1899
 

CHRONICLE OF HIGHER EDUCATION
Use your OLC email account for access

 

Journal of Studies in Alcohol and Drugs

JSTOR JSTOR includes American Indian Quarterly, Oral History Review, Studies in American Indian Literature, Western History Quarterly, Wicazo Sa

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Home Access through South Dakota Share IT must have your library card # and password is your last name.

EBSCO

CINAHL Full Text Nursing Journals Home Access through South Dakota Share IT

SocINDEX Full Text Social Work Journals Home Access through South Dakota Share IT

LEARNING EXPRESS  ACT, SAT, GED, Praxis and many other prep exams for a variety of professions. Create your own username & password

CHILTON LIBRARY Vehicle Maintenance & Repairs Home Access through South Dakota Share IT

POINTS OF VIEW   Create persuasive arguments and essays, understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills. Home Access through South Dakota Share IT

PROQUEST  Research Library Note: Home Access through South Dakota Share IT

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ACCESS DATABASES FROM HOME  South Dakota Share IT

 

Log in from upper right corner and select OLC, then enter your library card number and your password (last name). CLICK ON THE BARREL TO NARROW A SEARCH FOR BOOKS OR DATABASES.

Tip: Use a Federated Search: this means that one request will search all libraries and databases associated with the South Dakota State Library.

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Biomedical Research Infrastructure Network (USD BRIN) Click and scroll to the bottom of the page, then click Journals A-Z, and type in one word from the journal you're looking for to find what database it is in

NATURE ARTICLE SEARCH

Elsevier's SCIENCE DIRECT

WILEY ARTICLE SEARCH

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American Indian Histories and Cultures

Contact the library for the username and password to this database. Our newest database showcasing unique source material from the Newberry Library. Explore manuscripts, artwork and rare printed books dating from the earliest contact with European settlers right up to photographs and newspapers from the mid-twentieth century. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.

American Indian Experience   

Contact the library for the username and password to this database. Full-text digital resource exploring the histories and contemporary cultures of the indigenous peoples of the United States. Contact the library for the username and password to this database. 

North American Indian Thought and Culture

Contact the library for the username and password to this database.  Publisher of scholarly databases in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.Over 119,000 pages of text and images. Included are biographies, auto-biographies, personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, and oral histories. The database represents the largest compilation ever created of biographical information on indigenous peoples from all areas of North America.

GENEALOGY DATABASES

ANCESTRY Library Edition contains the U.S. Census of Indian Reservations from 1886-1937. Also Included are U.S. Federal Census records from 1790 thru 1930, immigration records, military records, the Social Security Death Index, the family history library and more. This resource is only available at Woksape Tipi and your district college center library.

HERITAGE QUEST Now contains the U.S. Indian Census Schedules that you can access from home with your library card! for those researching local history and family histories. It includes U.S. Federal Census records from 1790 thru 1930; 25,000+ family and local history books; the PERiodical Source Index/PERSIT (a comprehensive subject index covering more than 6,500 genealogy & local history periodicals); and Revolutionary War Pension & Bounty Land Warrant Application Files.