K-12 Student Resources

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SBC Bulletin cover art with campus and Fort Yates in background (Standing Rock Archive)

Below are resources that are available for students on Standing Rock to use for research in Elementary, Middle School and High School. All resources below are available on campus through any Sitting Bull College network depending on state. For remote and off campus access contact Sitting Bull College Library for a user name and password.

Elementary Resources

All resources below are available on campus through any Sitting Bull College network depending on State. For remote and off campus access contact Sitting Bull College Library for a user name and password if applicable.

Encyclopedia Britannica for Kids for North Dakota
http://library.eb.com/kids
Designed for children 8-15 years old, the Britannica Online Student Edition provides a safe search environment for kids without distracting advertising.

Gale Kids Info Bits for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=ITKE
Kids InfoBits is Gales exciting database designed especially for students in kindergarten through grade five. Complete with an engaging, developmentally appropriate graphic interface, premier reference content and the best magazines for elementary students, Kids InfoBits addresses the way kids learn and conduct research and makes it fun!

Gale Kids Info Bits Reference for South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=KIB
Kids InfoBits is Gales exciting database designed especially for students in kindergarten through grade five. Complete with an engaging, developmentally appropriate graphic interface, premier reference content and the best magazines for elementary students, Kids InfoBits addresses the way kids learn and conduct research and makes it fun!

Kids Edition Graphical Interface for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=K12K
A graphical research database for use by children.

Proquest SIRS Discoverer for South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=disc

World Book Encyclopedia for Kids in South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=wbkd

World Book Online for Kids South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=wbok

Middle School Resources

All resources below are available on campus through any Sitting Bull College network depending on State. For remote and off campus access contact Sitting Bull College Library for a user name and password if applicable.

Britannica School Edition for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=BRICSCH
Britannica Online School Edition gives teachers and students instant access to four complete encyclopedias that ensure consistency with classroom topics and age-appropriate language.This unique database also offers high-quality online learning materials that are developed by teachers and curriculum experts. Designed for all levels of learning, Britannica Online School Edition offers students a gateway to the vast resources of Encyclopedia Britannica.

Gale Discovering Reference Collection for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=DC
With its comprehensive coverage of core classroom subject areas accessible through an, intuitive graphic interface, the Discovering Collection will become a sure-fire hit among students from middle school to high school.

Gale Discovering Reference Collection for South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=DC

Gale Junior Edition Reference Collection for South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=K12J

Junior Edition Graphical Interface for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=K12J
More than 2,500 full-text magazines, newspapers, books, and transcripts–plus thousands of maps, pictures, educator-approved websites from Homework Central, and top-quality multimedia (audio/video) files.

Junior Reference Collection for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=JRC
Gale”s UXL electronic resources for students and librarians are available online, offering 24-hour access to references covering the subjects most frequently studied by students. The information in this combined online database enhances and encourages the education process by providing user-friendly tools for classroom research and independent study.

Junior Reference Collection for South Dakota
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/ndpubl_58505znds?db=jrc
Gale”s UXL electronic resources for students and librarians are available online, offering 24-hour access to references covering the subjects most frequently studied by students. The information in this combined online database enhances and encourages the education process by providing user-friendly tools for classroom research and independent study.

Middle Search Plus for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=EBSCOMIH
Middle Search Plus, designed specifically for middle school libraries, contains full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for biographies, historical essays and student pamphlets. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History, reference books including the Funk + Wagnall’s New Encyclopedia and American Heritage? Dictionary, 4th Edition from Houghton Mifflin, the Encyclopedia of Animals and an Image Collection.

World Book Student Encyclopedia for South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=wbks

High School Resources

All resources below are available on campus through any Sitting Bull College network depending on State. For remote and off campus access contact Sitting Bull College Library for a user name and password if applicable.

Britannica School Edition for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=BRICSCH
Britannica Online School Edition gives teachers and students instant access to four complete encyclopedias that ensure consistency with classroom topics and age-appropriate language.This unique database also offers high-quality online learning materials that are developed by teachers and curriculum experts. Designed for all levels of learning, Britannica Online School Edition offers students a gateway to the vast resources of Encyclopedia Britannica.

Contemporary Authors Database for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=CA
Contemporary Authors Online offers your students and patrons continuous access to current biographical and bibliographical data on more than 120,000 modern authors, while eliminating your need for product storage.

Gale Discovering Reference Collection for South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=DC

MAS Ultra School Edition for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=EBSCOULH
MAS Ultra – School Edition provides full text from over 460 periodicals covering general reference, health, science, and other areas. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for over 520 magazines. This database also includes over 3,000 charts, tables and graphs converted to ASCII text; 5,000 full text Magill Book Reviews; full text of 140 Macmillan books; over 540 health and science-related pamphlets in full text; coverage of the CIA World Factbook; and Essential Documents in American History.

Opposing Viewpoints on Current Issues for North Dakota
http://www.odin.nodak.edu/authgate/?db=OVRC
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center (OVRC) draws on the acclaimed social issues series published by Greenhaven Press, as well as core reference content from other Gale and Macmillan Reference USA sources, including selections from Bioethics for Students. The result is a dynamic online library of current event topics–the facts, as well as the arguments, of each topic’s proponents and detractors. OVRC’s unique features include Topic Overviews — frameworks which allow students to explore each topic’s many facets — and exclusive electronic access to Gale’s Information Plus reference program.

World Almanac and Book of Facts for South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=owab

World Book Advanced for South Dakota
http://www.sdln.net/cgi-bin/authgate/index.cgi?db=wba

Library Catalog

Click either one of the links listed below to search all the resources in the Sitting Bull College Library collection.

Sitting Bull College Library Destiny Quest Catalog
http://library.sittingbull.edu/vopac/servlet/presentsearchform.do?site=100