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The Kansas City Public Library
14 West 10th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
Phone: 816.701.3400
Fax: 816.701.3401


Main Line: 816.701.3400
Information for all library locations.

Library Administration
Contact Library administrators.

Departments & Services
Library directory.

Customer Service: 816.701.3449
Help with library accounts, policies, finding books and materials.

Automated Phone Renewal: 816.221.7368
Call to renew library materials 24 hours/day.

Research questions

Reference phone: 816.701.3433
Get answers from library reference staff. Same hours as Central Library.

Live Chat
Get answers from library reference staff Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm.

Send a question to our staff any time. You will receive an answer within 48 hours excluding holidays and weekends.

Local history & genealogy
Missouri Valley Special Collections

Business & careers
H&R Block Business & Career Center

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