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All MCPL Branches will be closed from 5:00 p.m. Nov. 25 through Nov. 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday as part of its COVID-19 response. Learn More. Our Virtual Branch is available 24/7.

Returns: Book Drops Only. Holds Pick-Up: Curbside or Drive-Up Service. In-Branch: No in-branch services. Virtual Branch is available 24/7.

The Grain Valley, Oak Grove, and Blue Springs North Branches are currently closed until further notice due to potential COVID-19 exposure. For a complete list of branches that are currently closed, visit the MCPL COVID-19 Information and Updates page.

Midwest Genealogy Center

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Midwest Genealogy Center

Midwest Genealogy Center

Midwest Genealogy Center

3440 S. Lee's Summit Road
Independence, MO 64055
816.252.7228

As of Monday, Nov. 23, the Midwest Genealogy Center is temporarily closed to the public for in-branch services due to increased COVID-19 cases in the Kansas City area. Curbside service to pick up and drop off Library materials is available by calling 816.252.7228.

Current hours:

Monday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Please check the online catalog for genealogy materials that are available for check-out!  

Ancestry Library Edition can be used from home for free until the end of March 2021 with your MCPL card.

Genealogy Research

Genealogy Research

Use one of our online databases to search censuses, newspapers, vital records, and more.

Family Forms

Family Forms

MGC has a collection of printable forms to help in your family history research.

Online Learning

Online Learning

Start your genealogy journey with our getting started video.

Genealogy Quick Look

Genealogy Quick Look

Search indexes for MGC resources and the US Railroad Retirement Board.

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