The State Library of Kansas selects and maintains library resources in all formats, including books, periodicals, electronic resources, clippings and, audiobooks, and CD audiobooks. Material selection is intended to respond to the educational, informational, and recreational needs of, the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of state government, local and regional library units, library personnel and the people of Kansas.
The library provides a downloadable audiobook collection through the State Library of Kansas-sponsored digital resources. Statewide library representatives select audiobooks for the collection cooperatively.
The library provides a downloadable eBook collection through the State Library of Kansas-sponsored digital resources and EBSCO eBook collection, formerly NetLibrary. (New titles are no longer added to the EBSCO E-book collection.) Statewide library representatives select eBooks for the collection cooperatively.
The library provides access to electronic resources that supplement print reference works. These products provide K-12 and distance learning homework support to residents of the state of Kansas. Statewide library and education representatives review and evaluate these subscription databases.