Mobile App

All Library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 20, in observance of the Easter holiday.

KC Library mobile app

The Kansas City Public Library has a free mobile application for iPhone, Android, and many other mobile devices. With the mobile app you can search the library catalog, access your account, find hours, locations, events, and more.


  • Search for books, music, and more in the catalog.
  • Place and manage holds.
  • Renew items you have checked out.
  • Get hours, locations, and maps for all locations.
  • Find the latest special events, classes, story times, and other programs.
  • Ask a librarian a question via phone or email.
  • Read our blogs for book reviews and stories from behind the scenes.
  • Connect with the library on social networks.


Android, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Blackberry, Windows Mobile, Palm OS, Symbian S60, and J2ME

KC Library mobile app

How to get the app

  • Android phones: Visit the Android Market and search for "KC Library" or scan the QR code on the right.
  • iPhones: Visit the App Store and search for "KC Library" or scan the QR code on the right.
  • Other mobile devices: Visit on your mobile device or scan the QR code on the right.

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