Shawnee County Libraries collects and stores documents and multimedia records which they make available to the public. Libraries operate at the Shawnee County local level, or they may be part of an university, a private organization, or a government agency. Shawnee County libraries contain books, magazines, movies, music, and online and digital documents, including ebooks. They may also provide a searchable database to locate government documents such as Shawnee County vital records, government agency reports, and records on individuals and businesses. Libraries also offer events and services, including story times, book clubs, and classes, as well as reference services. Some library services may be restricted to residents of Shawnee County, Kansas, who may be required to apply for a library card. County libraries provide information about their records and services online.
Law Library Topeka KS 301 Southwest 10th Avenue 66612 785-296-3257
State Archives & Library Topeka KS 6425 Southwest 6th Avenue 66615 785-272-8681
State Library of Kansas Topeka KS 300 Southwest 10th Avenue 66612 785-296-2149
Topeka Genealogical Society Topeka KS 2717 Southeast Indiana Avenue 66605 785-233-5762