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Academic Calendar

Here is the Calendar of events for OLC.

  • November 26th 2015
    • 8:30am: Thanksgiving Day Holiday (no classes)
  • November 27th 2015
    • 8:30am: Thanksgiving Day Holiday (no classes)
  • December 4th 2015
    • 8:30am: Classes End
    • 10:00am: All Staff Mtg.
  • December 7th 2015
    • 8:30am: Make up Period
    • 9:00am: Chairs Mtg.
  • December 8th 2015
    • 8:30am: Make up Period
  • December 9th 2015
    • 8:30am: Make up Period
    • 8:30am: Final Grades Due
    • 9:00am: Education Dept. Mtg.
    • 9:00am: Lakota Studies Mtg.

General Information


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EBSCOHost Links to six EBSCOHost databases: Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, MasterFILE Premier, Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts, Teacher Reference Center, and Regional Business News.

Gale Virtual Reference Library Core collection of online reference books in the following subject areas-health, history, government and law, science, education and business.

Library Catalog Describes, indexes, and locates items owned by Oglala Lakota College, as well as 70+ other SD libraries, including every academic library in SD. Created cooperatively by 70+ South Dakota libraries that are members of the South Dakota Library Network/SDLN.

MasterFILE Premier (EBSCOHost) (1975+) Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE Premier contains full text for 2,000+ periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues, etc.

MegaFILE (EBSCOHost) (1965+) MegaFILE is comprised of EBSCO's Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, MasterFILE Premier and Regional Business News databases. Coverage spans every area of academic study and general interest subject area and offers information dating as far back as the 1800s.

ProQuest (1986+) Provides the full text magazines/journals and newspapers for k-12, college, and general users, also ETHNIC NEWSWATCH.

WorldCat (The OCLC Online Union Catalog) A worldwide catalog of 56 million items found in 9,000+ libraries, including State Library and 25+ SD libraries. You will be asked for your username and password to access this database. If you do not remember your Library Card barcode number and your password please call the OLC Library at 605-455-6069 for assistance.

World Book Online. ("Super" homepage - select the World Book resource you want to enter. Use specific links below if you want to link directly to a specific resource.)

World Book Foreign Language Edition

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos (Spanish Language Encyclopedia). L'Encyclopedie Decouverte (French Language Encyclopedia).

World Book School Edition

World Book Kids for grades K-5.
World Book Advanced for grades 9-12 and college students.
World Book Discover
World Book Student