Holocaust Library & Archive

The MCHE library includes nearly 3000 Holocaust-related titles that are available for free loan to teachers, students, or the general public.

The library includes the Witnesses to the Holocaust Archive – featuring the testimony of local Kansas City survivors – as well as scholarly texts, books appropriate for secondary students, picture books, films, and classroom sets of texts.

Borrowing Materials

  • Patrons may check out materials for four weeks.* Items may be renewed.
  • *During White Rose contest season, we may limit the check-out time for certain materials to a two-week period.
  • A $50 refundable deposit is requested for classroom sets of materials.
  • All materials must be returned directly to the MCHE office.
  • You may make special arrangements for loan by mail. We may request that you pay postage. Contact us.


  • The user of lost or damaged items will be charged for replacement costs.

Need Help?

You may visit the library by appointment.

We are happy to help with questions any time!

Be a part of our future.

Our mission is to teach the history of the Holocaust, applying its lessons to counter indifference, intolerance, and genocide.

Consider making a gift today.


Get in touch with us.

5801 West 115th Street STE #106,
Overland Park, KS 66211

(913) 327-8192


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