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Missouri Consumer Health Libraries

The seven Missouri libraries listed here provide free health-related information to the public.  Be aware that these libraries do not see themselves as a substitute for a certified doctor and will not offer diagnoses or medical advice.  The Van K. Smith Community Health Library in Springfield is located in the St. John's Cancer Center.

 

MISSOURI LIBRARIES PROVIDING FREE CONSUMER HEALTH INFORMATION

SPRINGFIELD

Van K. Smith Community Health Center

St. John’s Health System

2055 S. Fremont Ave

Springfield, MO 65804-2263

417-820-2539 or 800-432-2273

www.stjohns.com/libraries/vanksmith

 

COLUMBIA

 

Otto Lottes Health Sciences Library

University of Missouri – Columbia

1 Hospital Drive

Columbia, MO 65212

573-882-0471

http://www.muhealth.org/index.shtml

 

JOPLIN

 

Medical Library

St. John’s Regional Medical Center

2727 McClelland Blvd

Joplin, MO 64804

417-659-6725 or 800-505-2238

http://medicallibrary.stj.com/

 

KANSAS CITY AREA

 

Kreamer Family Resource Center

Children’s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics

2401 Gillham Rd

Kansas City, MO 64108

816-234-3900

www.childrensmercy.org/Content/view.aspx?id=151

 

Health Resource Library

Liberty Hospital

2525 Glenn hendren Dr

Liberty, MO 64068

816-415-7778 or 800-203-9094

www.libertyhospital.org

 

ST. LOUIS AREA

Family Resource Center

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

One Children’s Place, Room 3S-12

St. Louis, MO 63110

314-454-2350

www.slch.org/tabid/100/itemid/191/Family-Resource-Center.aspx

 

Nancy Sue Claypool Health Information Center

St. Mary’s Health Center

6420 Clayton Rd

St. Louis, MO 63117

314-768-8636 or 314-768-8112

www.stmarys-stlouis.com