• Twitter

    LIBRARY SCENE
    PORTAGE LAKES

    In Library Scene, our Portage Lakes library staff talks about the spaces where patrons come to write, read, think and learn.

    Library Scene spotlights the Portage Lakes branch library
  • Twitter

    TEEN
    CLASSROOM SETS

    If you are a middle or high school teacher who wants to have your class read the same book, reserve one of our new Teen Classroom Sets.

    Teen Classroom Book Sets
  • Twitter

    DISCOVER
    BLACK HISTORY

    The Library has vast resources about Black History Month and the role of African Americans in U.S. History. Celebrate this rich history with these materials.

    Black History Web Header2

NEW & NOTABLE

Browse bestsellers, movies, music and other titles just added to the library catalog! Formerly known as “Featured Item Lists”.

New & Notable

DATABASES

Research? We have you covered! Select any of our web-based reference databases for all of your research needs.

Databases by Subject or Databases A-Z

DIGITAL MEDIA

Borrow free TV shows, movies, ebooks, audiobooks, comics, and music with your ASCPL library card.

Digital Media

Library News

Main Library Presents “an Evening With George Saunders”
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The Main Event Speaker Series, a popular author series featuring prominent voices from the worlds of literature, the arts,... Read More...
One Hour Free Parking Restored at Main Library
Friday, February 10, 2017
The Akron-Summit County Public Library has reached an agreement with the City of Akron concerning parking for Main Library... Read More...
IMAGE Letter to the Community
Thursday, December 08, 2016
One year ago I wrote a letter for ShelfLife listing our library’s intentions for 2016. We had made ten promises to voters... Read More...

Connect with ASCPL

Stay connected with the Akron-Summit County Public Library by following us on Facebook & Twitter.

IT-6821_400x400-OnlineHealth.jpg

Locations & Hours


main library

Main Library

60 South High Street, Akron, Ohio 44326
330.643.9000

Monday: 10 am - 8 pm
Tuesday: 10 am - 8 pm
Wednesday: 10 am - 8 pm
Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm
Friday: 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm - 5 pm

Drive-Up Window closes ten minutes before the building closes for the day

Visit the Main Library Page