Hours & Services

September 6th, 2014

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

New Books for October

September 5th, 2014

New Books at the Library on October 6, 2014 are:
“The Escape” by David Baldacci, “As Far as the Eye Can See” by Robert Bausch, “Ghosts” by Roger Clarke, “The Burning Room” by Michael Connelly, “Havana Storm” by Clive Cussler, “World War 1 in 100 Objects” by Peter Doyle, “Edge of Eternity” by Ken Follett, “Gray Mountain” by John Grisham, “Herbal Remedies” by Sue Hawkey, “The Bible’s Cutting Room Floor” by Dr. Joel M. Hoffman, “Mark Twain’s America” by Harry L. Katz, “Shopaholic to the Stars” by Sophie Kinsella, “When Lions Roar” by Thomas Maier, “The World of Ice & Fire” by George R.R. Martin, “Ruth’s Journey” by Donald McCaig, “Eyes Only” by Fern Michaels, “The Marshmallow Test” by Walter Mischel, “Killing Patton” by Bill O’Reilly, “Full Measure” by T. Jefferson Parker, “The Blood of Olympus” by Rick Riordan, “Some Luck” by Jane Smiley, “Paris Match” by Stuart Woods. Come in and visit the library for more new books to enjoy.

New Books for September

August 31st, 2014

New books for September 8, 2014 at our Library are:
“Personal” by Lee Child, “The Lost Key” by Catherine Coulter, “The Eye of Heaven” by Clive Cussler, “The Good Nurse” by Charles Graeber, “Guinness World Records 2015″ by Guinness World Records, “Don’t Look Back” by Gregg Hurwitz, “Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good” by Jan Karon, “The Drop” by Dennis Lehane, “A Little Night Murder” by Nancy Martin, “Bittersweet” by Colleen McCullough, “A New Dawn” by John Jackson Miller, “The Mockingbird Next Door” by Marja Mills, “Burn” by James Patterson, “Never Turn Your Back on an Angus Cow” by Dr. Jan Pol, “The Lost Island” by Douglas Preston, “Bones Never Lie” by Kathy Reichs, “Ripley’s Believe It or Not! 2015″ by Ripley’s Entertainment Inc., “Festive in Death” by J.D. Robb, “Four” by Veronica Roth. 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.

Weather closings

December 13th, 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.

Library Board Members

October 1st, 2013

The Library Board Members of W.A. Rankin Memorial Library are:
Ken Wohaska – President
Stacy Jensen – Vice President
Cheryl Bly – Treasurer
Merri Archibald – Secretary
Laura Carpenter
Kathy Beye
John Mills
Nancy Knickerbocker
Wilma Keller


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.

Candy & Pepsi Sale

September 11th, 2013

The Friends of the Library are having a general fund raiser. Come in and buy Pepsi and/or bagged candy for 75 cents each and help the Friends with their project!

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.


May 28th, 2013

Do you like to read? Have you ever read a book to a dog before? Ginger Fairbanks will bring her special therapy dog, Shorty, to the Neodesha Public Library on the 2nd Tuesdays of every month from 4:00 to 4:30 p.m. All ages of children are welcome. Shorty loves to hear a good book!