School & Community Library

The Menno School-Community Library is open to students and the general public. The media available in the library includes, books, magazines, and computers. Internet access is available to patrons at no charge using available school computers.

Library Hours

The Library is open from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm when school is in session. Additionally, it is open outside school hours according to the following schedule:

Monday and Thursday evenings 4:00 - 6:30
Saturdays 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

When school is in session please use the main entrance to the school located on the northeast corner of the complex and check in at the office as you enter. On Monday and Thursday evening and Saturday morning please use the Library entrance located on the south side of the complex in the middle of the block.

The library now offers eBooks and other online resources through OverDrive. Click here for more information.

Please note that, because of licensing, some links below only work when accessed from within the school.

Links for Students

Learning Express Library 

Gale Virtual Reference Library 

SIRS Discoverer 

SIRS Researcher 

Electronic References Available

WorldBook Online is provided by a subscription from the South Dakota State Library. Within the school network you can access this resource without any more information. From home or anywhere outside of the school network you will need an SDLN Library card bar-code and password.

WorldBook Online

Other available links:

South Dakota State Library
State Library Website. Search the state catalogs or link to other online reference services available.

Electronic Magazine/Newspaper Search  (Proquest)
Search a database containing thousands of articles from newspapers and magazines.

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