Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Explore the rich array of experiences and perspectives of Latino Americans with a collection of Library book recommendations, digital film offerings, and other resources.


Free COVID-19 Vaccine at Select Library Locations
As the Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus continues to spread throughout the area, the Library is partnering with KC CARE Health Center to offer FREE COVID-19 vaccine sessions at select Library locations on scheduled days and times - no appointment necessary. Get details on how to get vaccinated.
Kanopy Video

Stream Movies Any Time with Kanopy
Instantly watch hundreds of movies on your computer or mobile device with Kanopy. Browse the extensive collection of independent, international, documentary, and early films from providers like Criterion, PBS and Kino Lorber.
Youth Ghost Story Contest

Write With Fright: Youth Ghost Story Contest
Do you know a creative young reader or writer who likes stories about haunted houses and supernatural encounters? The Library invites youth ages 10-18 to write an original urban myth or ghost story and submit it for this year's spooky short story contest. Find out how we can bring your terrifying tales to life. 
The Library's Digital Branch offers a large and growing collection of digital materials such as eBooks, digital audiobooks, databases, or streaming music and movies that you can enjoy on your computer or mobile device.

Read, Listen, Download, Stream, and More
The Library's Digital Branch offers digital materials you can enjoy from anywhere using  your computer or mobile device. Borrow eBooks, comics, and digital audiobooks; try online learning and career-development tools; read digital newspapers and magazines; and stream or download TV, movies, and music.
KC Library Catalog

Explore Our Catalog
Find and place holds on books, DVDs, CDs, and more! You can also use the Library's catalog to discover reading lists and staff picks,  and rate and review the things you read, watch, or listen to. Start browsing now!