"Johnson County Library includes a Central Resource Library and 12 neighborhood libraries in Johnson County, Kansas. In 2009, over 2.7 million people visited library locations, and 2.2 million people visited the Library's Web site from their homes, offices and other locations outside the Library. Established in 1952 by volunteers, the award-winning Johnson County Library checked out over 6.9 million items in 2009."
"The Kansas City Area Archivists, through its publications, programs, and awards, strives to serve as a means for information exchange, cooperation, and professional growth among its members, and to thereby foster and enrich the collection, preservation, and availability of historical records throughout the Kansas City region."
"The Linda Hall Library is an independent public library of science, engineering and technology which is used extensively by companies, academic institutions and individuals throughout the world. It is located on the site of the Hall's former home on a 14 acre arboretum in Kansas City, Missouri."