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Monday, March 30, 2020
After careful consideration and monitoring of the coronoavirus (COVID-19 ) outbreak, all 10 locations of the Kansas City Public Library are TEMPORARILY CLOSED until further notice. This includes all classes, activities, and outreach services. Learn more about what this means for our patrons and the community.
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Monday, March 30, 2020
Our goal, in short, is to make these uncertain times a little less uncertain. Your Library is here for you.
Monday, March 30, 2020

You have questions about the COVID-19 pandemic. KCQ is doing its part to find answers.

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Sunday, March 29, 2020

During the current COVID-19 outbreak, the Library is working with our digital services providers to expand available items, temporarily increase borrowing limits, and more, so you can get the things you want to read, watch, listen to, or learn from while responsibly practicing social distancing… all for free with your Library card. Learn more about ongoing updates and explore our Digital Branch.

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Friday, March 27, 2020
Though our physical locations are temporarily closed, we want you to know that the Library remains an online source of information about what’s happening in our community and where to turn during the coronavirus outbreak. We'll be sharing various links and resources throughout the coming weeks.
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Thursday, March 26, 2020
More than ever, perhaps, we find ourselves relying on technology to stay informed, keep in touch with family and friends, continue school, and work effectively from our homes. Here are some resources – and some generous special offers – to help remain digitally connected during this challenging time.