Hours & Services

September 2nd, 2015

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 September

September 2nd, 2015

New books for September 2, 2015 at our Library are:
“The Darling Dahlias and the Eleven O’clock Lady” by Susan Wittig Albert, “The Keeper” by David Baldacci, “Dishing the Dirt” by M.C. Beaton, “Patriot” by Ted Bell, “The Copper Gauntlet” by Holly Black, “Make Me” by Lee Child, “A Song of Shadows” by John Connolly, “The Solomon Curse” by Clive Cussler, “The Curse of the Ancient Emerald” by Franklin W. Dixon, “The Gilded Hour” by Sara Donati, “The Scam” by Janet Evanovich, “Storm of Lightning” by Richard Paul Evans, “Guinness World Records 2016” by Guinness World Records, “Strangers on a Train” by Patricia Highsmith, “Dance of the Bones” by Judith A. Jance, “Shadow Play” by Iris Johansen, “Fear of Dying” by Erica Jong, “Come Rain or Come Shine” by Jan Karon, “The Photograph” by Beverly Lewis, “Candy Corn Murder” by Leslie Meier, “The Nature of the Beast” by Louise Penny, “Corridors of the Night” by Anne Perry, “Percy Jackson’s Greek Heroes” by Rick Riordan, “Devoted in Death” by J.D. Robb, “Archmage” by R. A. Salvatore, “Undercover” by Danielle Steele, “Aftermath” by Chuck Wendig. 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.

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

New Books for August

August 1st, 2015

New Books at the Library on August 6, 2015 are:
“The Baking Bible” by Rose Levy Beranbaum, “Badlands” by C.J. Box, “Iron Wolf” by Dale Brown, “The Night of the Cobra” by Jack Coughlin, “Handmade Interiors” by Dorling Kindersley, Inc., “The Lightning Stones” by Jack Du Brul, “My Big Train Book” by Kimberley Faria, “The First Confessor” by Terry Goodkind, “X” by Sue Grafton, “W is for Wasted” by Sue Grafton, “The Forgotten” by Heather Graham, “Paper Towns” by John Green, “Deadly Assets” by W.E.B. Griffin, “If I Could Turn Back Time” by Beth Harbison, “The Naked Eye” by Iris Johansen, “Silent Creed” by Alex Kava, “The Third Wheel” by Jeff Kinney, “The Ugly Truth” by Jeff Kinney, “Last Words” by Michael Koryta, “Perfect Touch” by Elizabeth Lowell, “Keeper’s Reach” by Carla Neggers, “Curious George” by H. A. Rey, “What Pet Should I Get?” by Dr. Seuss, “Everyday Grain-Free Baking” by Kelly Smith, “Divorce Without Court” by Katherine Stoner, “Looking Through Darkness” by Aimee Thurlo, “Straight on Willow Lake” by Susan Wiggs, “Naked Greed” by Stuart Woods. Come in and visit the library for more new books to enjoy.


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.


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!

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.