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

~ More Information and Complete List of Online Reference Resources ~

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

Auto Repair Source – Cars and Trucks: Enter make, model & year for maintenance and repair information

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

Fold 3 – Genealogy: Search U.S. military records

NoveList Plus – Reading: Find your next favorite book

Britannica – Encyclopedia: Classic, trusted source for users of any age

World Almanac for Kids – Interactive Search: For elementary age kids; explore the world of animals, art, history and more

Mailbox – Education: Lesson plans and activities for elementary teachers (and parents)

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

Mango Languages – Languages: Create account, choose a language to start learning

Health Reference Center – Medical: Current health topics, medical conditions and drug information