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eCommunity serves as an entertainment and information portal to apps and databases that allow you to read, watch, listen and research from any location on a multitude of devices. Click here for more details about our offerings!

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Featured Apps & Databases


Kanopy Streaming Service

Kanopy is a film streaming service that provides over 30,000+ classic cinema movies, award-winning documentaries, and educational films. You can check out up to 10 items a month from Kanopy. It's free with no fees or fines. Click here for a guide to get started.


Hoopla Digital

Hoopla provides you access to movies, television, music, audiobooks, ebooks and comics. You can check out up to 15 items a month from Hoopla. It's free with no fees or fines. Click here for a guide to get started.


TumbleBook Library

TumbleBook Library is a database full of children's books created in flash animation. The site includes a variety of story books, read alongs and non-fiction books along with videos and games.

Axis 360

Axis 360 Magic Wall

Axis 360 gives you the ability to search, browse and checkout eBooks and digital audiobooks. You can use the app on a variety of devices, including tablets and phones. Click here for a guide to get started.

World War II Online Exhibit

World War II Online Exhibit

KCKPL established a website focused on the
B-25 Mitchell Plant located in Kansas City, Kansas during World War II. The website was created with material from the Wyandotte County Historical Museum collection.

Databases Alphabetically

Full Listing of Databases Alphabetically

See all of KCKPL's available databases in a full alphabetical listing. Databases available include FirstSearch, which provides access to journal articles and books, and the Kansas City Star Newsbank Image Edition, which is a digital version of the newspaper.

Browse the full collection of magazine titles

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