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State Library Staff Directory

    Tools for State Employees

    Available only to State Employees of Kansas
    Links are only available on agency computers. If your agency is in Shawnee County and you are not able to access these links, please call (785) 296-3296 or email If your agency is outside of Shawnee County, you will not be able to access these links. All databases are available at the State Library in the Statehouse, Room 312-N.

    Journal Alerts
    pdf version

    Proquest- Research & ABI/Inform

    Search for coverage of a broad range of subjects including children, education, general interest, humanities, military, psychology, sciences, and social sciences. In-depth coverage of business and economic conditions, management techniques, theory and practice of business, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, and health.

    State Stats
    State Stats provides comprehensive data coverage of each state including health care, crime, education and more. You'll find reliable, easy-to-use data from more than 80 different sources covering more than 15 years. 

    Access to the Kansas Session Laws, Code of Federal Regulation, Federal Register, Congressional Record, U.S. Statutes at Large, law journals, and Subject Compilations of State Laws.

    Mergent Intellect
    Mergent Intellect is an online database that features a deep collection of worldwide business information. Mergent Intellect provides access to private and public U.S and international business data and executive contact information. Additionally, Intellect provides access to contact information for over 200 million U.S. residential information: name, address, previous address, and reverse phone number lookup.


    Provides full-text articles from the electronic editions of record for more than 1100 U.S. newspapers- all in one easy-to-search database.

    Lexis-Nexis State Capitol
    Searches bill status, state statutes, summaries of state statutes, publications on legislative issues, and information on state legislators for all 50 states.


    Available to ALL Kansas Residents
    Links are accessable throughout Kansas. If you are not able to access these links, please call (785) 296-3296 or email

    Academic Search Premier
    A scholarly multi-disciplinary research database containing more than 4,600 full text journals.

    Learning Express

    Learning Centers by subject, computer software tutorials, work place skills improvement, occupational exams, and skill building for adults.

    Newspaper Source Plus
    Includes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text article.

    Legal Collection
    More than 250 full text journals covering current issues, studies, and trends of the legal world.

    Business Source Premier
    Coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, accounting, finance, and economics. Provides full text access to more than 2,300 journals.

    Research agricultural information dating back to 1970. Contains records from the Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library.

    Journal Finder
    Use the Finder if you are looking for a particular journal and want to know if it is available within one of our databases.

    Encyclopedia Britannica Online (select a version):
    Public Library Edition
    Academic Library Edition
    School Library Edition

    World's foremost premium research database service with premium content.

    Mango Languages
    Courses in over 40 languages (basic & complete lessons available). Creating a username and password is optional, but doing so will allow you to pick up where you left off between learning sessions.  Learn about the mobile app here.

    For a full list of State Library resources visit

    |     Last modified: Jan 23, 2014