This facility includes handicap parking. Automatic door openers are in place to help with access into the Main Library. The building comes equipped with an elevator for access to the second floor. The second floor includes restrooms. The first floor includes adult fiction, non-fiction, reference and a computer lab. The second floor includes a children's section and movie and music materials section. A handicap restroom also is available.
There is off street parking available around the Library -- specifically along Seventh Street. The Library includes a parking lot, which can be accessed behind the library off of Ann Avenue.
The Main Library has 27 computers available to adult patrons, eight (8) for young adults and 14 for kids. Nine (9) laptops also are available to adults for checkout and four (4) laptops are available in the children's area for parents with children.
Additionally, the Library has a black & white printer and a color printer available to patrons along with two photocopiers. Black & white prints and photocopies can be made for 10 cents a page. Color prints can be made for 50 cents a page.
Community members and groups can use the Main Library's meeting spaces and study rooms. Please click here
for details on meeting rooms available. To make a room reservation at the Main Library, call 913.295.8250 and press 1. Study room reservations can be made at the Library. Click here
to see additional details tied to study rooms and meeting spaces.
The following equipment is available to patrons at this location.
- Computers (27 for adults, 8 for young adults and 14 for children)
- Laptops (9 for adults and 4 four children)
- Catalog-only computers (6)
- Self-checkout machines (6)
- Audio-Visual viewing machines (5)
- Microfilm readers (4)
- Printer (one color, one black & white) and photocopiers (2)
- Outdoor drive up materials return
The Main Library proudly houses the Kansas City, Kansas Public Library's Kansas Collection. The Kansas Collection primarily focuses on Kansas City, Kansas, Wyandotte County and the State of Kansas.
The collection includes books about Kansas and by Kansas authors along with clipping files on local topics of interest, materials relating to local schools and historic maps.
Archival material in the Kansas Room, including the Connelley Collection, is available only by appointment. We recommend contacting the Kansas Collection librarian ahead of time to schedule an appointment. This can be done by calling 913-295-8250 ext. 1016, email email@example.com or write to: Kansas Collection Librarian, KCK Public Library, 625 Minnesota Ave, Kansas City, KS 66101.