The Athletic

Access Sports Action with The Athletic
The Athletic, a New York Times company, delivers in-depth sports coverage of your favorite teams and leagues. Enjoy breaking news, live commentary, long-form features, exclusive interviews, and much more. Access this and other services with your New York Times digital pass, free to Library cardholders.
Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month
The Library offers a collection of reading recommendations, films, events, and other resources that celebrate the stories, histories, cultures, and achievements of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).
Your Library Card

Unleash Empowerment With Your Library Card

With just a few steps, you can get a library card online for instant access to the resources and services that will help you to learn, discover, and grow. Or visit us in person to get your card! Already a library cardholder? Manage your card account with our digital portal.

Passport Services

Get a Passport at the Library

Want to explore the world? The Library can help you get your first passport! Find out what you need for your application paperwork, and make an appointment at select locations.

The Library's Digital Branch offers a large and growing collection of digital materials such as eBooks, digital audiobooks, databases, or streaming music and movies that you can enjoy on your computer or mobile device.

Read, Listen, Download, Stream, and More
The Library's Digital Branch offers digital materials you can enjoy from anywhere using  your computer or mobile device. Borrow eBooks, comics, and digital audiobooks; try online learning and career-development tools; read digital newspapers and magazines; and stream or download TV, movies, and music.
KC Library Catalog

Explore Our Catalog
Find and place holds on books, DVDs, CDs, and more! You can also use the Library's catalog to discover reading lists and staff picks,  and rate and review the things you read, watch, or listen to. Start browsing now!