Technology Services

The Kansas City Public Library is dedicated to making digital equity available to our patrons by providing internet access computers at each of our locations, and by offering a variety of trainings for those who wish to learn more about using technology in their everyday lives.

WIRELESS SERVICES

All Library locations have free, high-speed
Wi-Fi
available for our patrons. On your device, choose the "library" network. Ask a Library staff member for the password.

PUBLIC COMPUTERS

Internet-connected public-use computers are available at all locations on a first-come,
first-served basis
for one (1) hour at a time
(daily time limit varies by Location).
Valid Library Card number and PIN required.

PRINTING

Color laser printers are available at all Library locations. Single-sided, 8.5 x 11 inch pages.
Black & White: $0.10/page | Color: $0.40/page
Library catalog search results are free.

WIRELESS PRINTING

COPY/FAX/SCAN

All locations (except Sugar Creek) have equipment available for our patrons to make copies, send faxes, or scan to a personal device.
Black & White Copies: $0.10/page
Color Copies: $0.40/page
Fax: To US/Canda: $0.50 | International: $1.00
Scan: FREE to personal USB, Smart Phone, Email, or Cloud Storage

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

The Kansas City Public Library is committed to ensuring all of our patrons have access to information. This includes making our technology accessible for those of all differing abilities.

Ways to Learn

computer classroom

CLASSES

Several branches offer classes over a variety of computer topics.

ONLINE LEARNING

For more great learning opportunities, check out our Online Learning page.

Video Conferencing Room

The Central Library offers a Video Conferencing Room. Use the Video Conferencing Room for:

  • Video Interviews (for job seekers)
  • Video Conferencing
  • Video Chatting (particularly geared toward refugees, immigrants, and military families)

The Video Conferencing Room is set up for one person, with a dedicated computer, camera, and mic.

Contact Information Services on the third floor of the Central Library for more information, or to schedule an appointment. 816.701.3433