The Central Library is closed due to a suspected gas leak. All other locations are open regular hours. We expect to be open as usual tomorrow, Wednesday, December 11.
About this branch
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.
At this branch
- Computers: 16 for adults, 4 for kids, 10 for teens, 3 "express" (15-minute limit), & 7 laptops
- Wireless: All branches have free Wi-Fi wireless Internet access.
- Meeting Rooms: 2 rooms
Location & hours
Branch Manager: Oliver Clark
|Monday - Thursday||10 a.m. - 7 p.m.|
|Friday - Saturday||10 a.m. - 5 p.m.|
|Sunday||1 p.m. - 5 p.m.|
Regular activities & classes
Preschool Story Time
Tuesdays at 10 a.m.
For children ages 0-6.
Most weekdays at 3 p.m.
Wii, Playstation II, board games from Chess to Monopoly are all available for teens to play during Gaming. Please bring and share the games you have for even more fun.