Mid-Continent Public Library

  • Public/Societal Benefit
  • Nonprofit Member
  • Board of Directors
15616 E 24 Hwy
Independence, Missouri 64050
(816) 521-7239
(816) 521-7268 (fax)
  • About

    MCPL is the largest library system in the Kansas City metropolitan area serving over 780,000 residents in Clay, Jackson, and Platte counties. For over 50 years, MCPL has been striving to provide customers with the best possible library experience through our values of intellectual freedom, inclusion, innovation, service, stewardship, and trust.

    Mission Statement
    Mid-Continent Public Library’s mission is to enrich our citizens and communities through expanding access to innovation, information, ideas, and inspiration.

    Vision Statement
    Mid-Continent Public Library will provide the best library experience in North America.