Returns: Outdoor or Indoor Book Drops Only. Holds Pick-Up: In-Branch Self Checkout, Curbside or Drive-Up Service. In-Branch: Technology services, browsing collection, self checkout. Virtual Branch is available 24/7.

Please visit the Locations page for current operating hours. For more information on current services and how the Library is keeping customers and staff safe, 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

Beginning February 24, 2021, the Midwest Genealogy Center building is now open to the public, including computer services, book browsing, and genealogy reference. Curbside service to pick up and drop off library materials is also available. Face masks covering both nose and mouth and social distancing is required.

Current hours:

Monday - Thursday: 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Ancestry Library Edition can be used from home for free until the end of June 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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