Non-Book Sale

Find out what furniture and equipment the Friends of the Library is selling.

Tax Information

Find out which tax forms you can pick up at the library and what other resources are available.

Explore Fascinating People

Find oodles of information about famous people from credible sources in one easy-to-search online location.

Finding your next read

Explore NoveList Plus to discover books you want to read based on previous reads, pace or tone.

Information literacy

Get tips to increase your ability recognize when gathering information will help you solve a problem and where to look for reliable information.

World history in context

History geeks can find bliss with this free online tool that let’s you take a deep dive into history.

Using a trusted source for research

Learn more about the Britannica Digital Library, which is a safe, comprehensive and reliable source of information and media.

Creature Feature

Ewww! What is that? It’s a snail! Have you ever seen a snail on a trail before? When you saw the snail did it leave a trail of slime? They leave a trail of mucus (slime) behind as they move – gross! But it’s very necessary. That slime trail protects the snail as it moves and allows […]

Creature Feature

Do you know what this is? It’s the Italian Wall Lizard – Podarcis siculus – and it lives in Topeka! Tens of thousands of these fast little lizards can be found sunning themselves on rocks or scurrying underneath them for shelter all over Topeka. Native to Northern Italy, this lizard made its home here about 50 years […]

New African American Newspaper Collection!

Explore African American history, culture and experience from the 16th through 20th centuries. The new database includes 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience from more than 35 states.

Creature Feature: Frogsicle?

Have you ever wondered how a tree frog survives this cold weather? Find out with animal expert, Jackie Hurst. Frogsicle, anyone?