Frequently Asked Questions

Can community members use the UMKC Libraries?

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Yes, non-UMKC users are welcome at the Miller Nichols Library. Everyone using the libraries must follow the Safe & Respectful Environment policy. 

  • Our Community Services page lists all of the ways you can use the Libraries, including privileges for groups affiliated with UMKC. 
  • Visitors to Miller Nichols Library may visit the first floor Service Desk for a 2-hour guest login to a computer. Valid photo ID required.
  • Guest printing is not available.
  • Guests at the library can connect to the UMKC wifi with a guest password, but it does not provide access to electronic library resources.

Coronavirus Information
Due to the spread of COVID-19, all physical library facilities are closed until further notice. The library will continue to provide online resources and services only. FAQ answers regarding physical spaces or materials may not be correct for the duration of the COVID-19 situation.

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