Hours & Services

November 3rd, 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 November

November 1st, 2014

New books for November 3, 2014 at our Library are:
“Redeemed” by P.C. Cast, “The Bane Chronicles” by Cassandra Clare, “Flesh and Blood” by Patricia Cornwell, “A.D. 30″ by Ted Dekker, “The Job” by Janet Evanovich, “A Man Most Driven” by Peter Firstbrook, “The Silkworm” by Robert Galbraith, “The Lost Gospel” by Simcha Jacobovici, “Revival” by Stephen King, “Hope to Die” by James Patterson, “Private India” by James Patterson, “The Long Way Home” by Louise Penny, “Leaving Time” by Jodi Picoult, “Blue Labyrinth” by Douglas Preston, “Prince Lestat” by Anne Rice, “Blood Magick” by Nora Roberts, “Lying in Wait” by Ann Rule, “The Jefferson County Egan Murders” by Dave Shampine, “Pegasus” by Danielle Steel, “An Irish Doctor in Peace and at War” by Patrick Taylor, “Blue on Blue” by Dianne White. 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 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.

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!