Educator's Resources: Who to Contact

All Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, December 24 and remain closed on Thursday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday.

 

Central Library

Central Library

14 West 10th Street Kansas City, MO 64105 816.701.3400

Youth Services Department 816-701-3441
Jamie Mayo
- Central Youth Services Manager
816-701-3445
JamieMayo@kclibrary.org
Clare Hollander
- Children's Librarian
816-701-3638
clarehollander@kclibrary.org
Anna Francesca Garcia
- Education Librarian
816-701-3701
annagarcia@kclibrary.org
 

Plaza Branch

Plaza Branch

4801 Main Street Kansas City, MO 64112 816.701.3481

Kids' Corner 816-701-3481
Julia Oglesby
- Plaza Youth Services Manager
816-701-3736
juliaoglesby@kclibrary.org
Ron Freeman
- Children's Librarian
816-701-3481
ronfreeman@kclibrary.org
Wick Thomas
- Library Associate: Teens
816-876-6637
wickthomas@kclibrary.org
 

Lucile H. Bluford Branch

Bluford Branch

3050 Prospect Avenue Kansas City, MO 64128 816.701.3482

Elena McVicar
- Youth Services Librarian
816-701-3689
elenamcvicar@kclibrary.org
 

North-East Branch

North-East Branch

6000 Wilson Road Kansas City, MO 64123 816.701.3485

Laura Kirk
- Youth Services Librarian
816-701-3730
laurakirk@kclibrary.org
 

Irene H. Ruiz Branch

Ruiz Branch

2017 West Pennway Street Kansas City, MO 64108 816.701.3487

Julie Robinson
- Branch Manager
816-701-3587
julierobinson@kclibrary.org
 

Southeast Branch

Southeast Branch

6242 Swope Parkway Kansas City, MO 64130 816.701.3484

Sandra Jones
- Children's Librarian
816-701-3687
sandrajones@kclibrary.org
Gabi Otto
- Teen Associate
816-701-8411
gabiotto@kclibrary.org
 

Sugar Creek Branch

Sugar Creek Branch

102 South Sterling Avenue Sugar Creek, MO 64054 816.701.3489

Mary Roberson
- Branch Manager
816-701-3644
maryroberson@kclibrary.org
Christina Tapko
- Library Technical Assistant
816-701-3489
christinatapko@kclibrary.org
 

Trails West Branch

Trails West Branch

11401 East 23rd Street Independence, MO 64052 816.701.3483

Kristan Whipple
- Children's Librarian
816-701-3688
kristanwhipple@kclibrary.org
Amanda Barnhart
- Teen Associate
816-701-8311
amandabarnhart@kclibrary.org
 

Waldo Branch

Waldo Branch

201 East 75th Street Kansas City, MO 64114 816.701.3486

Donna Newell
- Children's Librarian
816-701-3685
donnanewell@kclibrary.org
Wick Thomas
- Library Associate: Teens
816-876-6637
wickthomas@kclibrary.org
 

Westport Branch

Westport Branch

118 Westport Road Kansas City, MO 64111 816.701.3488

Megan Garrett
- Branch Manager
816-701-3588
megangarrett@kclibrary.org
 

Outreach Services

Central Library

14 West 10th Street Kansas City, MO 64105 816.701.3580

Mary Olive Thompson
- Manager, Outreach Services
816-701-3580
marythompson@kclibrary.org