Administrative Offices: (620) 364-2010
Gridley Custodian

Gridley Custodian

Gridley Branch Library is currently seeking a Part-time Custodian. The position is 8 hrs. / week. Please inquire at the Gridley Branch Library or fill out the online application above. Open until filled. EOE.
Library Card Signup

Library Card Signup

It’s Library Card Sign-Up Month! Held each September, it’s an annual reminder that library cards empower individuals and communities by providing free access to technology, multimedia content, educational programming, and much more. A library card opens up a...
Coffey County Library History

Coffey County Library History

Libraries are an integral part of thriving communities, and Coffey County has a strong tradition of being supportive of its libraries.  The first public library in Coffey County was founded in Burlington in 1875, located in the Hall Book Store on 3rd Street; it began...
Local Community Grant Award

Local Community Grant Award

Friends of  Coffey County Library Burlington Branch was awarded a $1000.00 Local Community Grant from Walmart Emporia, Facility 557, in Emporia, Kansas. The grant will be used to support the library’s involvement in the afterschool program.  The Burlington Branch...
Coffey County Library is a “Third Place”

Coffey County Library is a “Third Place”

“Third Place” is a term coined by college professor Ray Oldenburg.  The idea is that the first place is your home and the second place is your work or school.  Oldenburg suggests the hallmarks of a true “third place” are: free or inexpensive; food and drink, while not...