the hilton m. briggs library is a 21st century learning and research center that inspires academic excellence, creative scholarship, student engagement, and lifelong curiosity.
briggs library is open to the sdsu community and visitors. please see the hours page for daily opening and closing times. individuals are required to follow the current university and sdbor face covering protocols.
electronic resources are accessible off-campus 24/7. when prompted, log-in with a university username and password. librarians are available for research and reference assistance, as well as to help with log-in problems, via online chat, email, and phone monday – friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
faculty and students can use the library's Distance, Online & Quarantine library Services for help with online learning.
sdsu's open access institutional repository has the goal of collecting, preserving, and disseminating the intellectual and creative output of sdsu faculty, staff, and students while supporting the ongoing mission of south dakota state as a land-grant university.
since 1813, the u.s. government has distributed information to the american people through a system of depository libraries. the sdsu library has been part of the federal depository library program since 1889.