Advanced Learning Library

The Advanced Learning Library is the largest and newest Wichita Public Library facility. Its features include meeting spaces that can be used after hours, spaces designed for distinct youth age groups from birth to teens, an audiovisual studio, a number of formal and informal collaboration spaces, and power throughout the building with the capacity to charge mobile devices.



 Book Store

  • Operated by the Friends of the Wichita Public Library
  • Proceeds go toward Wichita Public Library events and collections
  • Open Monday 10:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday 10:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Coffee Shop

 Collaboration Spaces

  • Three rooms with seating for up to four people
  • Four rooms with seating for up to six people
  • Reserved on a first come, first served basis beginning a week prior to reservation date
  • One two-hour reservation per person per day
  • No charge
  • Reserve a collaboration space


  • 47 general use public computers
  • 6 public computers in the Teen Pavilion
  • 5 public computers plus 5 Early Literacy stations in the Children’s Pavilion
  • 5 research-only computers plus 2 microfilm scanning computers in the Historical Research Pavilion

 Drive Up Window

  • Return items without leaving your car
  • Pick up your hold requests


  • $1 per page
  • Outgoing only
  • Local or long distance within the United States

 Meeting Rooms

  • Board Room: Up to approx. 20 people
  • Conference Center (single): Up to approx. 100 people
  • Conference Center (double): Up to approx. 200 people
  • Conference Center (triple): Up to approx. 300 people
  • Outdoor Terrace: Up to approx. 70 people
  • Reserve a meeting room

 Mobile Printing


  • Enjoy one of the fastest public internet services in Wichita with gigabit internet speed donated by Cox Communications!

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting & Development
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research

Financial Resources & Assistance

  • Consulting

Libraries & Research Organizations

  • Business Research Resources


  • Competitive Analysis
  • Market Plan Development Strategy
  • Research (Domestic Markets)

Networking Organizations

  • Small Business/General

Office, Laboratory & Meeting Space

  • Conference/Meeting Space
Contact Information
John Cleary
711 W. 2nd St.
Wichita, KS 67203