Kansas City, Kansas Public Library - Main Library, Kansas Room & Connelley Collection

The Main Branch is located next to the Huron Indian Cemetery (Wyandot National Burying Ground) in downtown Kansas City, Kansas. Its Kansas Room collection includes Wyandot documents, Quindaro history, and more.

The Main Library proudly houses the Kansas City, Kansas Public Library's Kansas Collection. The Kansas Collection primarily focuses on Kansas City, Kansas, Wyandotte County and the State of Kansas.

The collection includes books about Kansas and by Kansas authors along with clipping files on local topics of interest, materials relating to local schools and historic maps.

Archival material in the Kansas Room, including the Connelley Collection, is available only by appointment. Contact the Kansas Collection librarian ahead of time to schedule an appointment. Call 913-295-8250 ext. 1016, email ksroom@kckpl.org or write to: Kansas Collection Librarian, KCK Public Library, 625 Minnesota Ave, Kansas City, KS 66101.

Contact Information

625 Minnesota Avenue

Kansas City, KS 66101

Phone: 913-295-8250


Location Type


Site Info

AC / Heating

Group Meeting Room

ID Required



Research Library


Water Fountain

Wheel Chair Accessible