Get to Know Us

Get to Know Kansas City, Kansas Public Library

Welcome to Kansas City, Kansas Public Library. We offer a variety of learning, cultural, and entertainment materials and opportunities. Take time to explore our website to see what we offer. If you have questions, feel free to contact our librarians and associates for assistance.


Contact Us/Send us a Note

Questions? Please get in touch by sending us a note, an email or giving us a call at 913.295.8250.

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Kansas City, Kansas Public Library (KCKPL) connects members of our dynamic community with information, tools, resources, and welcoming spaces to enrich their lives. KCKPL is governed by the Kansas City Kansas Public Schools (USD #500) Board of Education.

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Our Locations

Come visit us at one of our locations throughout Wyandotte County. Or get in touch with us to see how we can help bring materials and content to you.


What We Offer

We offer a variety of services, materials, information and programming. Find out our offerings by clicking here

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How Do I ...?

Wanting a library card? Looking to reserve a room for a meeting? Trying to sign up for a program? Looking at trying to make copies at the library? Check out our Frequently Ask Questions!

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Request Materials/ Interlibrary Loans

Request Kansas City, Kansas Public Library add items or resources on a specific subject. Need something we don't have? Use our Interlibrary Loan Service to get a physical copy of the item from another library system free.

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Ask a Librarian

Kansas City, Kansas Public Library Professionals are available to help! Below is some information to help you direct your questions along with contact emails. Also, feel free to email us at

Need a book or movie suggestion? Sign up for a Personalized Reading List. Want to have the newest book from a bestselling author automatically reserved for you? Sign up for WyCo Page Turners (formerly Bestseller Club).
Sign Up for a Personalized Reading List Sign Up for WyCo Page Turners
Do you need help with research? Do you have a question that you haven't been able to find an answer for? Maybe you're looking for assistance with a resume and job search. Our Reference Librarians and Professionals are happy to help! Email our Reference Group
Trying to identify a creature or a plant? Check in with our nature gurus at the Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library and Environmental Learning Center.
Email our F.L. Schlagle Library Staff
Have a question about your family in the Kansas City, Kansas/Wyandotte County area? Get in touch with our Kansas Collection Librarian.
Email our Kansas Collection Librarian Visit KCKPL's Online Kansas Collection
Mobile Library
Wondering about the schedules or details about the mobile libraries? Get in touch with our Mobile Library Team.
Email our Mobile Library staff Visit the Mobile Library Web Page
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Job Seekers/Work at KCKPL

Looking for assistance with a resume or cover letter or simply wanting help with a job search? Check out our Job Seekers page. Interested in working at KCKPL or volunteering with us? Click here to go to our job portal.

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