Hours & Services

August 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 July

August 2nd, 2016

New books for July 2, 2016 at our Library are:
“Miss Dimple and the Slightly Bewildered Angel” by Mignon F. Ballard, “Sting” by Sandra Brown, “The Swarm” by Orson Scott Card, “Curious Minds” by Janet Evanovich, “Sunday Kind of Love” by Dorothy Garlock, “Deadly Fate” by Heather Graham, “Rise the Dark” by Michael Koryta, “Any Minute Now” by Eric Lustbader, “Sweet Tomorrows” by Debbie Macomber, “Bullseye” by James Patterson, “First Star I See Tonight” by Susan Elizabeth Phillips, “These Honored Dead” by Jonathan F. Putnam, “Now I Sit Me Down” by Witold Rybczynski, “Family Tree” 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

June 2nd, 2016

New Books at the Library on June 7, 2016 are:
“The Charmers” by Elizabeth Adler, “Among the Wicked” by Linda Castillo, “Encyclopedia of Herbal Medicine” by Andrew Chevallier, “The Land of Stories” by Chris Colfer, “College Board Book of Majors 2017” by College Board, “College Handbook 2017” by College Board, “Killer Look” by Linda Fairstein, “Guilty Minds” by Joseph Finder, “Fiske Guide to Colleges 2017” by Edward Fiske, “Emergency Rescue” by Camilla Gersh, “The House of Secrets” by Brad Meltzer, “All the Missing Girls” by Megan Miranda, “Whose Hands Are These?” by Miranda Paul, “White Bone” by Ridley Pearson, “Scholarships, Grants & Prizes 2017” by Peterson’s, “Bay of Sighs” by Nora Roberts, “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” – Parts 1 and 2 by J.K. Rowling, “Daisy-Head Mayzie” by Dr. Seuss, “The Black Widow” by Daniel Silva, “Valley of the Dolls” by Jacqueline Susann, “The Singles Game” by Lauren Weisberger, “Life Debt” by Chuck Wendig. 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.