Hours & Services

W.A. Rankin Memorial Library
502 Indiana
Neodesha, KS 66757
email: neodeshalibrary@hotmail.com
web: http://rankin.mykansaslibrary.org
Hours: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Thursday & Friday 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Services: Books ~ Audios ~ DVDs ~ Magazines ~ Newspapers
Interlibrary Loans ~ Genealogy Section ~ Computers ~ Internet Access
Copier ~ Faxes ~ Meeting Room ~ Summer Reading Program ~ Children’s Program ~ Friends of the Library Bookstore
~ WiFi

New Books for July

New books for July 1, 2018 at our Library are:
“Nettie and Nellie Crook” by E.F. Abbott, “To Wager Her Heart” by Tamera Alexander, “Antiques Wanted” by Barbara Allan, “The Sinners” by Ace Atkins, “A Noise Downstairs” by Linwood Barclay, “In the Company of Women” by Grace Bonney, “A Gathering of Secrets” by Linda Castillo, “The House at Saltwater Point” by Colleen Coble, “Paradox” by Catherine Coulter, “Before and Again” by Barbara Delinsky, “Stay Hidden” by Paul Doiron, “Pale as Death” by Heather Graham, “Killers of the Flower Moon” by David Grann, “The Raging Storm” by Erin Hunter, “Leonardo Da Vinci” by Walter Isaacson, “Double Blind” by Iris Johansen, “Cottage by the Sea” by Debbie Macomber, “When We Found Home” by Susan Mallery, “The Adventure Zone” by Clint Mcelroy, “Kansas Myths & Legends” by Diana Lambdin Meyer, “Truth or Dare” by Fern Michaels, “Triple Homicide” by James Patterson, “Broad Strokes” by Bridget Quinn, “Kansas Oddities” by Roger L. Ringer, “Alone” by Scott Sigler, “Earthcore” by Scott Sigler, “The Other Woman” by Daniel Silva, “The Good Fight” by Danielle Steel, “Dune Drive” by Mariah Stewart, “Clock Dance” by Anne Tyler, “Between You and Me” by Susan Wiggs.
Come in and check out a good book! Hours are 9:30 – 6:30 Mon. – Wed., 9:30 – 5:30 Thur. & Fri. 9:00 – 12:00 Sat.

New Books for June

New Books at the Library on June 3, 2018 are: “The Fallen” by David Baldacci, “The Moscow Offensive” by Dale Brown, “Brief Cases” by Jim Butcher, “The President is Missing” by Bill Clinton, “The Woman in the Woods” by John Connolly, “The Gray Ghost” by Clive Cussler, “The Dark Angel” by Elly Griffiths, “The Perfect Couple” by Elin Hilderbrand, “Island of the Mad” by Laurie R. King, “To the Moon and Back” by Karen Kingsbury, “Tom Clancy Line of Sight” by Mike Maden, “Murder in Paradise” by James Patterson, “The Pharaoh Key” by Douglas Preston, “The Moscow Deception” by Karen Robards, “Rainy Day Friends” by Jill Shalvis, “The Cottages on Silver Beach” by RaeAnne Thayne, “Turbulence” by Stuart Woods. Come in and visit the library for more new books to enjoy.

Library Board Members

The Library Board Members of W.A. Rankin Memorial Library are:

Lacy Kerr – President
Wilma Keller – Vice President
Carolyn Smalley – Treasurer
Diana Cunningham – Secretary
John Mills
Janie Steele
Pattie Bailey
Hannah Wright
Cheryl Bly

Obituary Information

If you are in need of information concerning an obituary, please call 1-620-325-3275.
Here at W.A. Rankin Memorial Library we will try to answer your question! We have access
to records of the obituaries on microfilm for Neodesha and Altoona, Kansas in Wilson County.
Any information that we can find will be sent to you. A small fee will be charged if we find
something that will be of help to you.


Free down loadable E-books. Visit the W.A. Rankin Memorial Library for information on obtaining a Kansas State Library card. Then use the website www.kslc.org.

Rankin Memorial Library

More than just a place to research a term paper or check out the latest novel!
The Rankin Memorial Library also offers magazines, dvds, compact discs, internet access and genealogy research and activities including puzzles for adults and children.

Friends of the Library & Book Store

The Friends of the Library is an all-volunteer organization committed to supporting the Rankin Memorial Library. They provide support for library services, beyond budgeted items and promote the use of the library as a community resource center. The Friends of the Library accepts gift books for their book store located in the library. Donations may be dropped off at the front desk. Receipts are available for tax purposes. Friends of the Library also have gift baskets given in drawings monthly for children and adults.