The Southeast Branch Library is located across from Swope Park and the Kansas City Zoo. It has particularly strong collections in African-American literature, urban fiction, urban Christian fiction, children's folklore, and animals, as well as jazz, blues, and gospel music on compact disc.
Featured Activity at This Branch
At this branch
- Computers: 18 for adults (2 for business use), 4 for kids, 10 for teens, 1 "express" (15-minute limit).
- Wireless: All branches have free wireless Internet access.
- Study Rooms:
2 rooms — accommodate 1 – 2 people
(2 hour limit; available on a first-come, first-served basis)
- Meeting Rooms: 2 rooms
Get help on Thursdays from 10-11:30 a.m. at Southeast Branch.
Drop-in, no appointment necessary.
Computers will be available or bring your own.
Tech Coaches now available to answer your questions about:
- Microsoft Word or Excel
- the internet
- formatting a resume
- online applications
- syncing your smartphone
- and so much more!
PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 game consoles are available to play and engage in competitions with your friends. You may also bring your own games or game console. Drop by anytime for some video game fun.