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Taŋyáŋ Yahi Students! Welcome back to the Spring 2021 Semester!

Due to COVID-19 and out of an abundance of caution, The Woksape Tipi Library building and facilities will be CLOSED to the public until further notice. 

We're available for one-to-one online support and will be offering Zoom introductions to Woksape Tipi resources in your classes all semester.

Request articles by emailing

Renew books & submit library card applications by emailing

Leave voicemail requests at (605) 455-6069

Check out the new tabs (at left) for online resources you can share with the family!

Online Catalog for Books and Media at OLC

NEED A LIBRARY CARD? Click on the PDF above, complete form, and email back to us. Need access ASAP? Call us and we'll help you complete it over the phone.

Want to check out a book, CD, or DVD?

We are a public library with nearly all subjects of interest, and an academic library to meet your research needs, including special collections specific to the Titunwan Oyate and other tribes of the Great Plains. All OLC graduate master's theses and capstone projects are in our online catalog too!




South Dakota State Library: Access Most Databases from Home


At Home Access:

1) Click on link above 

2) Click on the Electronic Resources link

3) Scroll down and access most OLC databases from home!

Citation and Writing Support with APA and grammarly

Scroll down in this link for a quick PDF guide to find examples of the 7th edition changes for correct citations of journals, magazines, newspapers, books, and online sources here. You don't need to create an account.

Create an account using your email. You can embed Grammarly in your email, in Microsoft Word to check for plagiarism to ensure you're citing your sources correctly. Already have an account, log out of your account and go to this link on and sign back in. 

Oglala Lakota College Woksape Tipi Library Physical Address: 3 Mile Creek Rd Kyle, SD 57752 Mailing Address: PO Box 310 Kyle, SD 57752 Phone: 1-(605)-455-6069