Services for Educators

The Kansas City Public Library seeks your knowledge as an educator. What are your favorite books to recommend to your students? Click on this link to share your favorite with the library!

Have more than one favorite? Email your list to

Also—if your school has a recommended reading list, the Library would like a copy to assist your students who may be looking for these books. You may send this recommended reading list via an email attachment to

Curious about which type of information resource to use? Read our guide to different types of resource formats (PDF).

For all Educator's Services:

  • We need at least one month of notice prior to when you want us to deliver a particular service to you.
  • We can only guarantee service with adequate time for us to staff our Libraries and to prepare.

For more information about services available in your area, contact your Library location.

Services for Classes

  • Story Times
  • Book Talks
  • Database Training
  • Web Reference
  • Information Literacy

Services at the Library

  • Library Visits
  • Library Tours
  • Kansas City History Tour

Special Service Options

  • Educator Library Cards
  • Teacher Assist

Books to Go

  • The best age-appropriate library books