Information & Reference Services

We are happy to help you with your research and informational needs. 

Live Chat

Use the AskNow! librarian chat to get quick answers to your questions Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm.


We happily answer short questions via email. Send an email question at any time.


Call us at 816.701.3433 during Central Library hours to get quick answers.


More complicated, time-consuming questions are best handled with our librarians face to face. Drop in on the 3rd floor of the Central Library, or call 816.701.3433 to schedule an appointment.