Library Services About the Library
Library Services About the Library


Badge access is available 24 hours per day for hospital employees 
Library staff are available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.,
except on major holidays


Children's Mercy
Adele Hall Campus
Wild Kingdom zone
Ground floor of West Tower
Across from the Orange Tiger Elevators

Visitors Policy

Outside visitors must make an appointment with library staff by calling (816) 234-3800 in advance. Visitors will be placed on the official visitors list and need to present photo identification to security upon arrival. The following services are available to visitors: access to print books or journals, self-service use of photocopy machine, and assistance with use of the library catalog.


Presentations-Oral or Poster Format

Pfannenstiel B “Do the Best Hospitals Have Librarians?” Medical Library Association (MCMLA) Midcontinental Chapter 2014 Annual Meeting[Poster]

Stein B “Fine-Tuning a Hospital Library Access System" Medical Library Association (MCMLA) Midcontinental Chapter 2012 Annual Meeting[Poster]

Swaggart K “Librarians Collaborate to Touch the Lives of Patients through Community Pediatricians" Medical Library Association (MCMLA) Midcontinental Chapter 2012 Annual Meeting[Oral Presentation]

Pfannenstiel B “Health Information Online Resources for Nursing and Occupational Health” Association of Occupation Health Professionals Kansas City, Kansas City MO, June 2011 [Oral]

Pfannenstiel B “Health Information Resources: The Good, the Bad, and the Expensive” Missouri Nurses Association, Kansas City MO, May 2011 [Oral]


Pfannenstiel BR. What do reviewers look for in a research article? MCMLA Express 32(3): 8-9 (2011)

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