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Welcome to the 2022 South Dakota Library Association Conference Presentation "A Guide on the Side: Supplementing Library Instruction with Online Guides" created by Alexis Becker, Director of the McGovern Library at Dakota Wesleyan University. This guide was created to provide additional information on the statistics and examples given during the presentation, including student demographics statistics, instruction breakdowns, example guides, and quick links.

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This guide was created for the 2022 South Dakota Library Association's Conference, September 2022.

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