How do I…?

How do I…find election information for the 2018 elections?

In the 2018 elections, Kansans will be electing: Representatives to the United States House of Representatives Governor of Kansas Secretary of State of Kansas Attorney General of Kansas Kansas State Board of Education Members Representatives to the Kansas House of Representatives Important election dates to keep in mind: June 1 – Deadline to file to run for office October 16 – Deadline to register to vote (Need to register? Learn… Read more »

Use Flipster for online magazines?

Login to your account on the NExpress Catalog from our website or with the direct link On the left under Digital Sources, click on Flipster. You can choose from over 50 magazine titles. Click the issue you want to read and it will be on your device in seconds. There’s no need to return the magazine – it will stay on your device until you delete it. ***Remember, you… Read more »

place a Hold from Email Alerts?

  Here’s what you need to do to place a hold from your email alert: Choose an item in the Alert email and click the Place Hold link underneath it. The NExpress catalog will open to that item’s page. Click Place Hold on that page. The login screen will pop up. Type your 13-digit library card number in the Login box and your 4-digit pin number in the Password box… Read more »

use Zinio?

  To use Zinio, you must first create an account. Start by clicking on this link. Click Create New Account in the upper right hand corner. Type in your 13-digit Basehor Library Card number (no spaces). Click Next. Fill out the form; create a password with at least 7 characters (include letters and numbers). That’s it! Each time you login, you will use your Basehor Library Card number and password. Now,… Read more »

How do I…place a hold?

Can’t find something on our shelves? You can place a hold on any copy in our NExpress system and the item will be delivered to our library with your name on it. Get in line for the most popular books and movies. There are over one million items available through NExpress! Here’s how to place a hold: You will need to login to your account to place a hold. It’s best… Read more »

Our Program Policy

  Basehor Community Library Program Policy: The Basehor Community Library tries to offer a variety of quality programs for the enrichment of the Basehor community. Programs are generally developed a few months in advance of the program date. The library does not typically pay for programs, though there are some exceptions. The library’s Planning Group, which meets regularly, develops library programs in the following categories: Library-Produced Programs are both developed… Read more »

Reserve a Meeting Room

Meeting Room Policy The Basehor Community Library welcomes the use of its two meeting rooms to governmental agencies, non-profit groups engaged in educational, civic, cultural and charitable activities who agree to abide by this policy. The meeting rooms are primarily for use by the library, library sponsored programs and library related organizations. However, when not required for these functions, the meeting rooms are available for other groups in support of… Read more »

Use hoopla?

Thanks to special funding from the Northeast Kansas Library System (NEKLS), patrons can download the free Hoopla™ digital mobile app on their Android or iOS device, or visit to begin enjoying thousands of titles – from major Hollywood studios, music distributors and publishers – available to borrow for instant streaming to their computers or temporary downloading to their smartphones and tablets. Here’s how it works: To access the system… Read more »

Need to Sign Up? Here’s How

  Register your whole family at the same time! Here’s how: Go to the Basehor Community Library Summer Reading Homepage. Create a username and password for your first child – keep it simple! The first child you register will be the “managing member” and his name will come up first when you login each time. Use the Add Members button to add your next child’s info. Keep adding until everyone is registered…. Read more »

How do I…

  ONLINE… renew my items? get help from a librarian? download e-books? sign up for a newsletter? suggest a program? IN THE LIBRARY… get a Basehor Library card? get a Kansas Library card? connect to our wireless network? print from my laptop? reserve a meeting room?