Hours & Services

December 8th, 2016

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 ~ Videos ~ Magazines ~ Newspapers
Interlibrary Loans ~ Genealogy Section ~ Computers ~ Internet Access
Copier ~ Faxes ~ Meeting Room ~ Summer Reading Program ~ Children’s Program ~ Tax Forms ~ Friends of the Library Bookstore
~ WiFi

New Books for December

December 7th, 2016

New books for December 8, 2016 at our Library are:
“The Boy is Back” by Meg Cabot, “Being Elvis” by Ray Connolly, “Buried in the Country” by Carola Dunn, “The Horse Encyclopedia” by Elwyn Hartley Edwards, “Turbo Twenty-Three” by Janet Evanovich, “Amish Community Cookbook” by Carole Ruth Giagnocavo, “Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance” by Mark Greaney, “Chasing Shadows” by Karen Harper, “Conclave” by Robert Harris, “The Midnight Bell” by Jack Higgins, “The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill” by Julie Klassen, “When All the Girls Have Gone” by Jayne Ann Krentz, “I’ll Take You There” by Wally Lamb, “The Fire by Night” by Teresa Messineo, “The Chemist” by Stephenie Meyer, “Give Please a Chance” by Bill O’Reilly, “Wyoming Brave” by Diana Palmer, “Hank” by Mark Ribowsky, “Island of Glass” by Nora Roberts, “The Seventh Plague” by James Rollins, “Miss Julia Inherits a Mess” by Ann B. Ross, “Family Sins” by Sharon Sala, “Born to Run” by Bruce Springsteen, “How Will I Know You” by Jessica Treadway, “The Woman in Cabin 10” by Ruth Ware. 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 November

November 15th, 2016

New Books at the Library on November 11, 2016 are:
“The Twenty-Three” by Linwood Barclay, “Without Mercy” by Jefferson Bass, “Night School” by Lee Child, “The Sleeping Beauty Killer” by Mary Higgins Clark, “The Wrong Side of Goodbye” by Michael Connelly, “Ghostland” by Colin Dickey, “Turbo Twenty-Three” by Janet Evanovich, “The Whistler” by John Grisham, “El Paso” by Winston Groom, “Pocketbooks and Pistols” by Dorothy Howell, “Night Watch” by Iris Johansen, “Six Scary Stories” by Stephen King, “Double Down” by Jeff Kinney, “Who Killed These Girls” by Beverly Lowry, “Crash and Burn” by Fern Michaels, “If You Give a Mouse a Brownie” by Laura Joffe Numeroff, “Killing the Rising Sun” by Bill O’Reilly, “The Obsidian Chamber” by Douglas Preston, “Little Penguins” by Cynthia Rylant, “Why They Do It” by Eugene Soltes, “The Award” by Danielle Steel, “Beatles ’66” by Steve Turner, “Extreme Makeover” by Dan Wells, “Sex, Lies & Serious Money” by Stuart Woods. Come in and visit the library for more new books to enjoy.

Library Board Members

August 1st, 2015

The Library Board Members of W.A. Rankin Memorial Library are:
Laura Dent – President
Stacy Jensen – Vice President
Cheryl Bly – Treasurer
Carolyn Smalley – Secretary
Kathy Beye
John Mills
Wilma Keller
Lacy Kerr
Janie Steele


September 30th, 2013

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.

Library website

September 1st, 2013

The Library’s website is www.neodesha.k12.ks.us
This has the library’s catalog.
Use this website to look up books you would like to read today.

Rankin Memorial Library

September 1st, 2013

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

Weather closings

March 5th, 2013

The library does not encourage anyone to get out if the weather is bad to return library materials. Call 325-3275 before coming to the library in inclement weather.


May 10th, 2012

The library would appreciate monetary donations to help purchase new library materials. The donor can choose what material they would like purchased and can have an acknowledgment in “honor of” or “in memory of” anyone. All donations will benefit Neodesha and the surrounding communities.

Community Service

April 14th, 2012

Just a reminder, if any high school student is looking for community service there are lots of openings for volunteer service at the library that would benefit the community.