Lucile H. Bluford Branch

The Lucile H. Bluford Branch is located in Kansas City's east side, and features a strong collection of African American literature.

The well-trained staff of the Bluford Branch are ready to help with technology questions and making community connections.


At this branch

Please note: Due to social distancing guidelines, some computers will be unavailable.

  • Computers: 24 for adults, 8 for teens & 6 for kids
  • Free Wi-Fi access at all branches.

In-Person Events

Wed, November 29, 3:30 pm
Wed, November 29, 5:30 pm
Wed, November 29, 6:00 pm

Online Events

About Lucile H. Bluford

The Lucile H. Bluford Branch of The Kansas City Public Library stands as a tribute to one of the city’s most accomplished and beloved individuals. From her early days as a student at Lincoln High School and the University of Kansas to her long and distinguished career at The Kansas City Call, Miss Bluford used her journalistic talents to champion civil rights and strengthen the African-American community. Read More...