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    DISCOVER
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    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.

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    A GARDEN AFFAIR

    Come in from the cold as we offer a trio of programs to get you looking forward to Spring and planning for the new garden season.

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    ACT/SAT
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    With the right test preparation and practice, your student can turn in their best ACT and SAT scores. Learn how the library can assist you.

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NEW & NOTABLE

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

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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

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...
ASCPL Receives $10,000 Grant
Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Akron-Summit County Public Library has received a $10,000 grant from the Dick and Chris Chenoweth Fund of Akron Community... Read More...

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Locations & Hours


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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

Research

The Akron-Summit County Public Library maintains various research tools for patrons at all Library locations. Browse our databases, either alphabetically or by subject or learn about our community through our genealogy and local history sections from our Special Collections dept.