Equipment Use


Using the public copier costs $0.25 per page, black and white only.


The public printer can be accessed from our public computers or via our mobile printing. All printing is in black and white and $0.25 per page.


We will send faxes for $2.00 per page. Only library staff, are permitted to send faxes. We will send and receive faxes at the same. The fax number is (620) 421-3951


We can scan documents onto a flash drive or send to an email for $4.00 a page.


Microfilm machines are available for use for free. Sign in at the front desk before using. The library has some microfilm available for viewing and you may only borrow 3 spools at any given time. Microfilm is NOT to leave the library.

Microfilm Available:

Parsons Weekly Sun, June 17, 1871 – December 25, 1908

Parsons Daily Sun, Aug 2, 1887 – Dec 31, 2008

Parsons Weekly Blade, September 24, 1982 – December 27, 1901

Parsons Weekly Eclipse, April 18, 1917 – February 13, 1919

Parsons City Directories, 1878-1949

Census Records, enquire at the front desk for available dates

Robert S. Stevens Collections(1824-1893)

For more historical newspapers 1996 and newer check out Newsbank. This is a free service to anyone with a Parsons Public Libray Card.


Questions? Please call (620)421-5920 for more details.