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National Library Week

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National Library Week (April 3-9) celebrates libraries as places to connect. Mid-Continent Public Library is your place to connect for programs, access, inspiration, information, and with classmates, colleagues, and friends. With more than 30 branches, your place may be closer than you think.

Connect to stories, learning, entertainment, and of course, reading. Apply for a card and start using the Library today!

Show everyone that the Library is “your place” with a free MCPL My Place window cling. Visit your branch during National Library Week April 3-9 and pick one up with your checkout. Supplies are limited!

Your Place for Programs

Your Place for Programs

Enjoy storytimes, book groups for all ages, yoga and other health programs, family entertainment, home and garden help, musical performances, and lots more.

Your Place for Services

Your Place for Services

The Library offers services to connect you to Wi-Fi, printers, meeting rooms, notary services, online learning, and more.

Your Place for Wellness

Your Place for Wellness

Find virtual and in-branch programs to improve wellness, plus online health resources, community resources, and other ways to connect to a healthy lifestyle.

Your Place to Help

Your Place to Help

Your gift to the Library's Summer Reading Endowment Fund will help supply books for children in underserved areas of our communities and help build their home libraries.

Find Books and More

Find Books and More

Find your favorite books (including eBooks and Audiobooks), movies, and music online. Access the catalog to put materials on hold or to download immediately.

Research & Learn

Research & Learn

More than 300 online resources are available with your MCPL account, including Mango Languages, Consumer Reports, Live Homework Help from Tutor.com, and The Kansas City Star.

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