South Branch Library


3104 Strong Ave., Kansas City, KS 66106 | 913.295.8250

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Welcome to KCKPL's South Branch Library!

Branch Hours:
Mondays-Thursdays: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Fridays-Saturdays: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sundays: 1-5 p.m.
South Branch Library
The South Branch Library is located in Kansas City, Kansas's Argentine Neighborhood on Strong Avenue between the 18th Street Expressway and I-635. Click here for directions!

At this Branch

The following services and equipment are available at the South Branch Library. Click on the headers for additional information.
The South Branch Library has automated doors at the front of the building. The facility has a one-floor layout. It includes restrooms with handicap accessible restrooms and stalls along with a family restroom.
The South Branch Library has a dedicated parking lot, which includes eight (8) handicap parking spaces. The Library also has a bike rack outside.
The South Branch Library has 36 computers available to patrons and 16 laptops available for checkout. The lab also includes a printer for black & white prints and a printer for color prints. To print or make copies costs 10 cents a page for black & white prints and 50 cents for color prints.
Community members and groups can use the South Branch Library's meeting spaces and study rooms. Please click here for meeting room details and to make online reservations. Study room reservations can be made at the Library. Click here to see additional details tied to study rooms and meeting spaces.
The following equipment is available to patrons at this location.
  • Outdoor/drive-up library material drop
  • Air Mappers available for checkout (2)
  • Computers and laptops
  • Three computers dedicated to KCKPL's catalog
  • Self-checkout machines
  • Printer (2) - one black & white printer (10 cents a page) and one color printer (50 cents a page)
  • Photocopier - 10 cents a page - single-sided copies only
  • Small scanner
  • Projectors - available in meeting rooms

Looking to bake a special cake? The South Branch Library's collection includes 45 cake pans that come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Click here to see the available items.



Upcoming Events

Check out these upcoming programs and events! Or click here to see events and programs happening at the Schlagle Library this month.

Branch Manager Darla Brown

Darla Brown
Darla Brown oversees KCKPL's South Branch Library. People can email her directly at dbrown@kckpl.org.