The Kansas Genealogical Society Library, co-located with the Kansas Society Daughters of the American Revolution Library, is located in the Village Square Mall; 2601 Central Avenue, Dodge City, Kansas. The Library is accessible by elevator and escalator.
Thursday and Friday — 1:30 to 5:00 PM
First and Third Saturdays of the month — 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Closed: New Year's Day, Good Friday and the Saturday before Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and 2 weeks during Christmas.
Free use of both the KGS and KSDAR libraries by KGS members and KSDAR members.
Non-members, please donate $3.00 per day.
Photocopies are available @ 20¢ letter; 25¢ legal.
Mailing Address: KGS, PO Box 103, Dodge City, KS 67801-0103
Telephone: (620) 225 - 1951
You will be greeted by a librarian and asked to sign the register. The librarian can help you with any questions you might have.
The Library Catalog is maintained both on cards and computer database. The Catalog can be searched on this website.
The Library holdings include:
Book and Manuscript collections of over 15,000 titles including: Family Genealogies, Military, Immigration, Cemetery, Bible and Vital Records from Kansas, other states and some International records. The microfilm and microfiche collections exceed 1,000 rolls of film and an extensive collection of fiche. A large collection of CDs (Ancestry, Family Treemaker, Heritage Quest, etc) is also available.
The obituary collection includes obituaries of more than 300,000 persons and is ongoing. The collection is indexed and computer searchable.
KGS subscribes to many periodicals and exchanges periodicals with over fifty societies.