Open Records Act

The State Library's records are available to the public in accordance with K.S.A. 45-215 et seq.

To inspect and obtain copies of public records which are not exempted from disclosure by a specific law, a patron may request assistance from the library's Freedom of Information Officer at 785-296-3296.

Records will be produced as soon as possible and always within the 3-day period specified by law.

To insure accurate response, a document copy request must be written and legible.

Reasonable fees, not exceeding actual cost, may be charged for access to records, copies of records, and staff time for processing requests.

Copying costs for routine requests are as follows:
  • Photocopy - 10¢ per page
  • Microfiche / Film - 10¢ per page