Chained to the Sky


Chained to the Sky

The Linda Hall Library proudly presents Chained to the Sky: The Science of Birds, Past & Future, a free exhibition that explores the story of our relationship with birds.

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2023 Vanguard Awards

Linda Hall Library receives 2023 STEM Outreach Partner of the Year award from the School of Science and Engineering at UMKC.

Scientist of the Day

Learn about today’s featured scientist and their impact on the fields of science, engineering, and technology.


Your support allows us to continue to bring science to life through our collections, programs, educational resources, and research fellowships.

Online Catalog


Search for books, journals, conference proceedings, technical reports, standards, and other materials. Click here for the full Library catalog.

JCCC Bird Collision Study: Creating Safer Passage for Migrating Birds

Join us to learn about the Johnson County Community College bird collision study.

MAY 11, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Library Services

The Linda Hall Library is open to the public free of charge. 

2024 Kessler Legacy Award

The Linda Hall Library Arboretum is proud to be the recipient of the PGASLA 2024 Awards’ Kessler Legacy Award.

Life at Linda Hall Library

We open our doors to scientists, engineers, historians, students, and learners of all ages who gather to question, understand, and learn.

Kansas City Invention Convention

KCIC is a STEMIE competition that teaches problem-solving and creativity to students in 17 counties and 31 school districts across the KC metro.

All Videos

Browse videos from previous events, lectures, and fellows' presentations.