Hours & Services

W.A. Rankin Memorial Library
502 Indiana
Neodesha, KS 66757
email: neodeshalibrary@hotmail.com
web: https://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 ~ DVDs ~ Magazines ~ Newspapers ~
Interlibrary Loans ~ Genealogy Section ~ Computers ~ Internet Access
Copier ~ Faxes ~ Meeting Room ~ Summer Reading Program ~ Children’s Program ~ Adult’s Program ~
Friends of the Library Bookstore ~ WiFi

New Books for September 2019

New books for September 10, 2019 at our Library are:
“Nothing Ventured” by Jeffrey Archer, “Big Sky” by Kate Atkinson (Large Print), “The Testaments” by Margaret Atwood,
“Silent Footsteps” by Jo Bannister (Large Print), “Elevator Pitch” by Linwood Barclay (Large Print), “Quantum” by Patricia Cornwell, “Met Her Match” by Jude Deveraux, “Strangers She Knows” by Christina Dodd, “Where The Light Enters” by Sara Donati, “Akin” by Emma Donoghue, “The Forgotten Road” by Richard Paul Evans (Large Print), “The Road Home” by Richard Paul Evans (Large Print), “Lethal Agent” by Vince Flynn, “The Shape Of Night” by Tess Gerritsen, “The Stalking” by Heather Graham, “Smokescreen” by Iris Johansen, “Land Of Wolves” by Craig Johnson, “The Institute” by Stephen King, “If She Wakes” by Michael Koryta (Large Print), “This Tender Land” by William Krueger,”The Girl Who Lived Twice” by David Lagercrantz, “The Timepiece” by Beverly Lewis, “The Whisper Man” by Alex North, “Killer Instinct” by James Patterson, “The Warning” by James Patterson, “A Better Man” by Louise Penny,”Death In Focus” by Anne Perry, “Under Currents” by Nora Roberts, “Chances Are” by Richard Russo, “The Murder List” by Hank Ryan, “The Dark Side” by Danielle Steel. Come in and check out a good book! Hours are 9:30 – 6:30 Monday – Wednesday; 9:30 – 5:30 Thursday and Friday; 9:00 – 12:00 Saturday.

New Books for August 2019

New Books at the Library on August 1, 2019 are: “Terns of Endearment” by Donna Andrews, “The Visual MBA” by Jason Barron, “Love and Death Among the Cheetahs” by Rhys Bowen, “The Bitterroots” by C.J. Box, “Outfox” by Sandra Brown, “Earn It!” by Mika Brzezinski, “The Russia Account” by Stephen Coonts, “A Dangerous Man” by Robert Crais , “Diary of a Spider” by Doreen Cronin, “Three Bite Rule” by James Dean, “The Introvert’s Complete Career Guide” by Jane Finkle, “Tidelands” by Philippa Gregory, “Life and Other Inconveniences” by Kristan Higgins, “Company of One” by Paul Jarvis, “Wrecking Ball” by Jeff Kinney, “The Abcs of What I Can Be” by Caitlin Mcdonagh, “Hot Shot” by Fern Michaels, “Stone Bridges” by Carla Neggers, “Rival’s Break” by Carla Neggers, “Blind Spot” by Brenda Novak, “The Inn” by James Patterson,”For Whom the Ball Rolls” by Dav Pilkey, “Old Bones” by Douglas Preston, “The Last Widow” by Karin Slaughter, “Dress Like a Girl” by Patricia Toht, “The Turn of the Key” by Ruth Ware, “The Oysterville Sewing Circle” by Susan Wiggs, “Because” by Mo Willems, “Contraband” by Stuart Woods. Come in and visit the library for more new books to enjoy.

Library Board Members

The Library Board Members of W.A. Rankin Memorial Library are:

Hannah Wright – President
Janie Steele – Vice President
Carolyn Smalley – Treasurer
Diana Cunningham – Secretary
Wanda Haynes
Wilma Keller
Pattie Bailey
Treva Scott
Stacy Jensen

Attention Senior Citizens!

Free resource that provides comprehensive information on topics like financial support, organizations, and available care options that are in every city in Kansas that can help senior citizens stay connected with their community. You can read more about our work here:

Obituary Information

If you are in need of information concerning an obituary, please call 1-620-325-3275.
Here at W.A. Rankin Memorial Library we will try to answer your question! We have access
to records of the obituaries on microfilm for Neodesha and Altoona, Kansas in Wilson County.
Any information that we can find will be sent to you. A small fee will be charged if we find
something that will be of help to you.


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.

Rankin Memorial Library

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