Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Library
1515 SW 10th Ave (SW Washburn Ave), Topeka, KS 66604, United States
Hours:
Open until 6:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 9:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 9:00 AM–6:00 PM
  • Sun
    • Noon–9:00 PM
Wi-Fi:
Yes

Your place. Stories you want, information you need, connections you seek.

8.6/10

Based on 41 votes

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    elizabeth l.
    "Ate at the Millinium Cafe today, the Mexican Salad is really good!"(3 Tips)
    Keith M.
    "Beautiful library."(2 Tips)
    Visit Topeka Inc.
    "cinnamon roll from the Millennium Café and stop by the art gallery"(2 Tips)
    daniel c.
    "dvd movie at the library"(2 Tips)
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  • Dennis W.

    They have everything you need in books and if they don't have it they will order it for you

    Dennis White · 2 weeks ago
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  • Julia D.

    Love the kids area, they have computers with games for all ages..and play areas.

    Julia Downing · March 31
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  • Chaiya Z.

    Great place to study.

    Chaiya Zahara · January 17
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  • Zona W.

    The gift shop!

    Zona Wilde · September 24, 2014
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  • Latonya B.

    Every thing is good here.

    Latonya B · September 3, 2014
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  • David K.

    Best place in Topeka!

    David King · August 20, 2014
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  • Sarah B.

    The best librarians. And I'm not just saying that because my Municipal Liason for NaNoWriMo is also my favorite librarian ever.

    Sarah Burkett · August 6, 2014
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  • Keith M.

    Beautiful library. ..most of the employees are helpful and friendly..

    Keith Miller · June 10, 2014
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  • Matt Q.

    Pro tip: use the online catalog to put items on hold. Then simply come in and grab them. Saves tons of time looking for things...

    Matt Quick · June 9, 2014
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  • Foundation Center

    Looking for grant and fundraising information? Access Foundation Center resources, including Foundation Directory Online Professional, for FREE at this location!

    Foundation Center · May 21, 2012
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  • Corey F.

    In the help desk and reference area, they have a collection of all the major e-readers for you to try out.

    Corey Fields · May 12, 2012
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  • Corey F.

    Go to the quiet room on the north end if you're actually going to try to read.

    Corey Fields · May 12, 2012
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  • Thom S.

    A good place for WiFi when I am without

    Thom Shockey · March 18, 2012
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  • Joe C.

    Servers are down bring your own laptop wifi works

    Joe Cheray · February 15, 2012
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  • Nik S.

    Cafe has excellent food; I enjoy the chili and vegetable bread - quite solid eating!

    Nik Stewart · January 5, 2012
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  • Mike B.

    Get a card! Enjoy reading.

    Mike Boyer · October 3, 2011
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  • Aaron P.

    At the Library using the computer since mine is down at home

    Aaron Price · July 18, 2011
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  • elizabeth l.

    Ate at the Millinium Cafe today, the Mexican Salad is really good!

    elizabeth ludwig · July 8, 2011
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  • Melanie

    Michael Graves is the architect best known for designs at Target.

    Melanie · July 2, 2011
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  • Rio C.

    TSCPL sponsors Movie on the Lawn w/ @seveneightfive and DTI! Read more

    Rio Cervantes-Reed · June 13, 2011
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  • Sarah H.

    Get their iPhone app! Place holds, renew your checkouts, and get email reminders!

    Sarah Harris · March 22, 2011
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  • jay d.

    i hate loud people in the library

    jay daledahl · February 13, 2011
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  • jordan c.

    Grab a book, Get on a computer, or Just come and explore the endless amounts of knowledge.. :-)

    jordan cardone · January 26, 2011
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  • Visit Topeka Inc.

    Get a cinnamon roll from the Millennium Café and stop by the art gallery before you leave. Great art in a beautiful facility!

    Visit Topeka Inc. · August 5, 2010
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  • daniel c.

    Have a happy fathers day!Spend time with your dad, get a dvd movie at the library and watch it with him ;) - daniel chege Read more

    daniel chege · June 19, 2010
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  • David K.

    Play a video game in The Edge

    David King · January 20, 2010
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  • David K.

    Use one of our databases - get full-text magazine articles!

    David King · January 19, 2010
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  • Mark H.

    Always visit the art gallery.

    Mark Heath · January 16, 2010
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  • David K.

    Make sure to visit this beautiful library,& get a library card if you live here! Read more

    David King · January 15, 2010
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  • David K.

    Make sure to get a library card!

    David King · January 15, 2010
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