Kansas residents have access to a wealth of free information online – see the links below to a few of the most popular topics.

Many of these sources can be used from anywhere in Kansas without logging in, but some products require individual accounts. Drop by the library to sign up for your Kansas Library eCard to get started!

More Information and Complete List of Online Reference Resources


Auto Repair
– Enter make, model & year for maintenance and repair information




Genealogy – Search U.S. census records and other publications




Genealogy – Search by name, region or topic




LanguageCreate account, choose a language to start learning




Reading – Find your next favorite book




Self-Paced Learning Create account for study, practice tests, computer skills and job search assistance




Interactive Search – For elementary age kids; explore the world of animals, art, history and more




Encyclopedia – Classic, trusted source for users of any age





Medical – Current health topics, medical conditions and drug information