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The Linda Hall Library is open to the public free of charge during regular Library Hours. There is no charge for getting a library card.


We collect in 82 languages, from 1472 to the present. Our holdings are a rich resource for researchers and scholars. 

Reference Services

Our reference librarians can help with the use of the Library’s catalog, databases, and indexes.

Document Delivery & Image Reproduction

Not in KC? We provide digital access to our materials on-demand to make research even easier.

Research Guides

Our librarians have created custom research guides on a variety of topics to support research needs.

Learning Resources

Resources curated by our librarians and learning opportunities designed to support classroom teaching are a few keystrokes away for STEM educators.