Trails West Branch

The Trails West Branch Library is located a few blocks off the Santa Fe Trail in Independence, within two miles of the Harry S. Truman historical district and world headquarters for the Community of Christ. This branch has numerous activities and programs for children and adults.


At this branch

Please note: Due to social distancing guidelines, some computers will be unavailable.

  • Computers: 9 for adults, 3 for business, 2 for teens, 2 for kids, and 2 "express" (15-minute limit)
  • Free Wi-Fi access at all branches.
  • Passport Services

In-Person Events

Tue, October 3, 6:00 pm
Wed, October 4, 10:30 am
Fri, October 6, 1:00 pm

Online Events

Passport Services

U.S. Passport application services are available at the Trails West Branch. Call the branch to make an appointment: 816.701.3483 - services are offered during regular business hours. Passport service ends one hour before closing time.

There are required documents to bring and other steps to review before your visit. A checklist of materials and details can be found on the Passport Services page.