Starting & Managing a Small Business

The SBDC guides you through the steps to start your own business and provide an in-depth reference guide.

New MLC App

Our library app is out of development and ready to use! Check it out today to search the library catalog and manage your library account.

Podcasting 101

Find out how to create your own podcast, from basic equipment to best practices. Registration is required.

Art Gallery

Our Art Gallery is open again! Stop by the library's computer lab to view our the current works on display.

Funding Your New or Exisitng Business

Covers the necessary steps to start your business with an emphasis on the ins-and-outs of funding new and existing businesses.

KPL Podcast

 Romance is in the air for a ghost and a ghostwriter. Ashley Poston author of "The Dead Romantics" is this week's KPL Podcast guest.

RFID at KPL

We're always looking for ways to improve your library experience, and thanks to a grant we received, we've been hard at work tagging thousands of library materials and books with RFID tags. These tags will make many library processes more efficient and fast.

Featured Services

Below you will find a selection of featured library services and resources.
If you have any questions, please call use at (314) 821-5770. Thank you!

VHSaaS

VHS Conversion Service is back! Click for more information.

Book Bundles

Get a selection of books for kids or teens based on your interests!

Home Borrowing

Free home delivery to eligible Kirkwood residents.

Online Library Materials

OverDrive / Libby

Access eBooks & eAudiobooks with OverDrive or with the Libby app!

Kanopy*

Stream films, documentaries, and kid’s programming.

Hoopla*

Access movies, music, audiobooks and more with Hoopla!

Digital Magazines

Access Digital Magazines now through OverDrive.

 

* Available to Kirkwood residents only. Non-residents should inquire with their home library district.

Technology Services

3D Printing

Now available! Submit your 3D files, or choose from our selection.

Grab-a-Geek

Make an appointment for assistance with your tech!

Plotter Printing

Print on a large scale on standard, heavyweight or glossy paper.

VHSaaS

VHS Conversion Service is back! Click for more information.

Original Content

KPL Podcast

Check out the amazing content and author interviews with the KPL Podcast!

Library Blog

KPL staff love to read! We also love to blog about what we’ve read.

YouTube

Check out KPL’s YouTube page for more staff created content!

Online Resources

LegalGPS

Step-by-step directions for 50+ legal essentials for business owners.

Universal Class

Over 500 different courses to help your educational goals.

Digital Archives

Kirkwood historical photos, yearbooks, documents, and more!

Mango Languages

Learn one of 70+ new language with Mango!

Foundation Directory

Temporary In-Home access is available.

Other Databases

KPL has many online resources for access at home. Find them all here!

Creativebug

For DIY, crafters and makers with thousands of art & craft videos.

Learning Express

Practice tests, exercises, and skill-building to help with your job search.

For Kids & Teens

Sunday Storytimes

Youth staff presents Virtual Storytimes on Youtube!

Explora Secondary

Learning resources for Middle and High School students.

Book Bundles

Get a selection of books for kids or teens based on your interests!

Teen Advisory Board

Teens discussing books, library programs and collections!

Tumblebooks

Books, videos and read-alongs from children’s literature.

Book Lists

Check out all our book lists for children and teens.