Civil War on the Western Border

Civil War on the Western Border

Discover the Civil War's legacy in the Greater Kansas City region.

Kansas City Business Journal

Kansas City Business Journal

Access the most recent issues of the Kansas City Business Journal and the Book of Lists.

Kansas City Star - Image Edition

Kansas City Star

Digital image copies of the daily Kansas City Star newspaper since 2013.

Kansas City Star - Text Edition

Kansas City Star

Read entire articles from the Kansas City Star newspaper since 1991.

KC History

Non-circulating local history and genealogy resources of the Kansas City Public Library.

Legal Forms Library

Legal Forms Library

Downloadable legal forms from both Missouri and Kansas.

Pendergast Years: Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

The Pendergast Years

Digitized documents from Kansas City's interwar period.

Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970

Historical fire insurance maps for towns in Missouri and Kansas.

Black Archives of Mid-America in Kansas City

Large collection of manuscripts and artifacts of the African American experience in the Midwest.

Business Services - Missouri Secretary of State

The Business Services Division is committed to making it easier to do business in Missouri.


CommunityKC is a map of "good things" happening in Kansas City.


Online resource to help entrepreneurs grow great ideas.

High School Equivalency Test for Missouri

Missouri Department of Education's High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) information.

How to Start a Non-Profit Organization in Missouri

Helps non-profits file formation documents, obtain tax identification numbers, and register for fundraising.

Jackson County (MO) Election Board

For residents of Jackson County, Missouri outside the limits of Kansas City.

Jackson County, MO Government

Official website for the Jackson County, Missouri government.

Jackson County, MO Historical Society

Promotes the study, appreciation, and interpretation of Jackson County's heritage.

Jackson County, MO Marriage Records

Find marriage licenses issued in Jackson County, Missouri.

Jewish Vocational Service of Kansas City

For those facing barriers with disabilities and refugee-immigration relocation difficulties.

Johnson County (KS) Election Office

Information on voter registration, upcoming elections, polling locations, and more.