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Missouri Residents

Missouri residents must apply for a State Library card in person at the State Library by presenting a valid Missouri state-issued photo ID.

Missouri residents are also welcome to request circulating State Library materials through interlibrary loan at their local library.

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Library Hours

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday

  • 2021
    • November 25
    • November 26
    • December 24
    • December 31
  • 2022
    • January 17
    • February 11
    • February 21
    • May 9
    • May 30
    • June 20
    • July 4
    • September 5
    • October 10
    • November 11
    • November 24
    • December 26

The Missouri State Library is open to the public, but appointments are recommended. Please contact us for information.

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