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KSHS digital partner websites

Kansas residents with a valid driver's license or state ID may freely access KSHS content on the following sites by logging in below.

  • Ancestry.com includes millions of Kansas records from the State Archives and Research Collections, among them Kansas State Census Records from 1865-1925, Civil War Enlistment Papers of Kansas Volunteer Regiments (1862, 1863, 1868), and selected World War I manuscripts.
  • Newspapers.com is digitizing historic Kansas newspapers from the Society's near-comprehensive collections.

Please use the form below to confirm that you are a resident of the state of Kansas. The information you provide will be shared only with the Kansas Department of Revenue to verify residency status. This information will not be kept or distributed to anyone else.

Enter your driver's license or state ID number. Please provide letters and numbers ONLY, no spaces or dashes.

First Name
Last Name
Driver's License Number
Date of Birth

Non-Kansas residents: please check with your local library for access information in your area.