Science Matters Lunch and Learn

Learn about the effects of climate change on bees and how you can help honeybees and other local pollinator species.

Edison, Carver, Curie, Gates, YOU

Join us for the exciting awards ceremony and conclusion of the inaugural Kansas City Invention Convention!

Open for Limited Onsite Research

In addition to curbside pickup and return services, limited onsite research services are now available

COVID-19 Research Guide

Accurate, up-to-date information.

Our Future

Learn more about the Library’s strategic plan.

The Linda Hall Library has altered its services and hours during the COVID-19 pandemic. Current library services include: curbside pickup/return and onsite research visits for researchers by appointment only. To learn more about available services and how to access them please visit our COVID-19 services page.

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New Strategic Plan

The Library has embarked on a visionary plan to transform by expanding the breadth and depth of learning opportunities offered by Linda Hall Library and Linda Hall Library Foundation, strengthening the Library’s organizational structure, and amplifying its presence in Kansas City. Learn more.

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The Linda Hall Library will once again offer Fellowships to assist scholars’ research stays in the Library’s collections. Fellowships are available from one month to a full semester for projects in the history of science and related disciplines.
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Spark Curiosity

Science is all around us and in all we do. Your gift to the Linda Hall Library Foundation supports interactive virtual programming, research fellowships for scholars, preservation of the Linda Hall Library’s extensive collections, and so much more. Give today and inspire people in Kansas City and across the globe to explore the world in which they live.