Digital Library

Our Digital Library includes access to a number of resources for personal or educational use. some are available directly from the State Library of Kansas with the Kansas Library eCard program. Additional resources can be found by logging into your card account on our catalog. For additional details, please visit the library.

Sunflower eLibrary

Sunflower eLibrary is our collection of digital books, magazines and audios! Click on the picture above to visit our eLibrary and check out materials to enjoy on your computer or favorite device.

Dodge City Daily Globe

Searchable full text articles from the Dodge City Daily Globe, from 2005 to present.

Newspaper Archives

Visit this page to access historical digitized newspapers from 1883-1924. More recent newspapers can be accessed from the Kansas Heritage Center on the Lower Level of the Library.

Check out the current issues and back issues of BookPage!

Explore and stay informed on local, national and international topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. NewsBank features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources from around the world to around the corner. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device.

Kansas Library eCard Info

Kansas Library Cards are available at either service desk at the library. You can also renew Kansas Library Cards at the Dodge City Public Library! Wondering what you can do with your Kansas Library Card? Read on to find out!

What can I do with a Kansas Library eCard (KSLC)?

Access research databases and learning modules. Use the Digital Book eLending project, which includes eBooks, downloadable audiobooks, and animated storybooks.

How do I get a KSLC?

Request a card at your local public, school, academic library or the State Library.

Who can get a KSLC?

Any resident of Kansas may ask for a Kansas Library eCard. Libraries & schools may require some proof
of residency before issuing the card. There is no age limit, but very young Kansans will need a parent or guardian to request a card on their behalf.

How does the KSLC work?

Your librarian will issue you a 6 digit card number. This number, with your date of birth, allows login
from anywhere with Internet access (so it will work no matter where you travel). Birth dates must be entered as MMDDYYYY format.

How do I access the databases?

Log in at You may be able to access without login from

How do I use my KSLC for audiobooks or eBooks?

Visit for full instructions as these vary by service.

When does a KSLC expire & can I renew it?

Cards expire 3 years from the date issued. Renew at any library or call the State Library.

What do I do if my KSLC is lost?

Any Kansas library can look up your number & issue a replacement card.

Can I get an eCard if I’m in the military, but currently based out of state or overseas?

Yes. Email from your military email. All services work from anywhere!

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