History and Archives
Submit Archival Documents to the Library
South Dakota state law requires that all materials published by a state agency be submitted to the state depository system. Campus authors, publishers, etc. are required to submit a copy of their work. Copies may be delivered in printed form to the Devereaux Library.
Digital Library of South Dakota
Digital Library of South Dakota (DLSD) is a cooperative project to digitize materials of historical significance and make them available to the public. Devereaux Library is one of seven universities in the state of South Dakota contributing to this repository.
Electronic Archives and Digital Images
resources and digital images are available from the Devereaux Library.
SD Mines Archives
The campus archives are maintained by the Devereaux Library. The collection consists of documents, photos and other memorabilia from its inception to the present. This collection is not open; those wishing to do research in this collection should contact the library. The collection is being digitized and made available via
Digital Library of South Dakota (DLSD). We urge faculty, staff, and students to contribute to this valuable collection.
Find a timeline of important events in Mines history at the
University History section of the university website.
History of the SD Mines Presidency
The library has assembled information and photos for a retrospective of the individuals who have led the South Dakota School of Mines since its beginning. Visit our
History of the Presidency page.