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From our Genealogy Experts: Johnson County, Kansas

Explore Johnson County marriage records, cemetery information, a local obituary index, collections of digitized photos and newspapers and links to much more.

Guide from our Librarians: Research Johnson County

Research Johnson County with these helpful resources including info about local properties and homes, local news and statistics about Kansas and Johnson County.

Blue Valley Post

Local news covering schools, government, events and business in the Blue Valley area of Johnson County, Kansas.

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Johnson County AIMS Online Mapping

Johnson County's Automated Information Mapping System (AIMS) Online Mapping integrates a variety of data compiled from public deeds, plats, tax records and other public records into a map interface.

Kansas City and Regional Newspapers

Full articles from many Kansas City and regional newspapers.

Kansas City Business Journal

The premier source for Kansas City business articles. Full issues available online.

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Kansas City Star Image Edition

Flip through full-page images of The Kansas City Star Image Edition.

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Local Help: My Resource Connection

The purpose of My Resource Connection is to connect individuals needing assistance with local resources.

Shawnee Mission Post

Local news covering schools, government, events and business inside the I-435 loop in Johnson County, Kansas.

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