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 July 2021

New books for July 1, 2021 at our Library are:
“While Justice Sleeps” by Stacey Abrams, “The Heathens” by Ace Atkins, “The Bad Guys in the Dawn of the Underlord” by Aaron Blabey, “Fallen” by Linda Castillo, “The Women’s March” by Jennifer Chiaverini, “The Stranger in the Mirror” by Liv Constantine, “Choose Me” by Tess Gerritsen, “The Forbidden” by Heather Graham, “A Time for Mercy” by John Grisham, “The Forest of Vanishing Stars” by Kristin Harmel, “Not a Happy Family” by Shari Lapena, “It’s Better This Way” by Debbie Macomber, “Such a Quiet Place” by Megan Miranda, “Falling” by T.J. Newman, “The Shadow” by James Patterson, “The Noise” by James Patterson, “The Eagles Claw” by Jeff Shaara, “The Cellist” by Daniel Silva, “False Witness” by Karin Slaughter, “Nine Lives” by Danielle Steel, “The Fiancee” by Kate White. 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 June 2021

New Books at the Library on June 1, 2021 are: “Kennedy’s Avenger” by Dan Abrams, “Arctic Storm Rising” by Dale Brown, “The President’s Daughter” by Bill Clinton, “Win” by Harlan Coben, “The Saboteurs” by Clive Cussler, “The Final Twist” by Jeffery Deaver, “Dead by Dawn” by Paul Doiron, “Widespread Panic” by James Ellroy “The Recovery Agent” by Janet Evanovich, “The Music of Bees” by Eileen Garvin, “Pack Up the Moon” by Kristan Higgins, “The Third Grave” by Lisa Jackson, “Unfinished Business” by J.A. Jance, “The Bullet” by Iris Johansen, “Dream Girl” by Laura Lippman, “The Stepsisters” by Susan Mallery, “The Maidens” by Alex Michaelides, “Notorious” by Diana Palmer, “When Stars Collide” by Susan Elizabeth Phillips, “Survive the Night” by Riley Sager, “Love for Beginners” by Jill Shalvis, “The Disppearing Act” by Catherine Steadman, “Nine Lives” by Danielle Steel, “Black Ice” by Brad Thor, “The First Day of Spring” by Nancy Tucker, “Jackpot” by Stuart Woods. Come in and visit the library for more new books to enjoy.

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.


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.