All Library locations will close at 5pm on Wednesday, November 22 and will be closed Thursday, November 23 for Thanksgiving Day.
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    In Library Scene, our Richfield library staff talks about the spaces where patrons come to write, read, think and learn.

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    TAKE THE
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    The Akron Library mobile app is available for download in your device's app store. Download today and take the Library with you wherever you go.

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    The fastest way to reading happiness.  Libby offers a fresh and easy way to borrow OverDrive ebooks and audiobooks – anywhere, anytime.

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    NOVEMBER IS
    PICTURE BOOK MONTH

    ASCPL encourages everyone to celebrate literacy with picture books during the month of November. Enjoy this list of titles and authors selected by your librarians.

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    CRAFTING
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    Handmade and from the heart for the special people in your life! Gift workshops @ the Library.

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    IT'S GAMETIME
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    Learn more about your favorite teams at a library branch near 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

Program Cancelled
Article Published: November 07, 2017
The Main Event program scheduled for Thursday, November 9 at Main Library, featuring author Matt Taibbi, has been... Read More...
Akron Mini Maker Faire Returns Saturday, November 11
Article Published: October 03, 2017
The Akron Mini Maker Faire is Saturday, November 11, noon to 4 pm at Main Library.  Read More...
Late Openings for Akron Marathon
Article Published: September 21, 2017
The Akron Marathon will take place on Saturday, September 23 and both Main Library and Highland Square Branch will open at... 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

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Print/Scan/Fax/Copy Services

The Akron-Summit County Public Library offers a variety of document services to meet your needs, including photocopying, printing, scanning, faxing and mobile printing.

Copying

Copy machines are available at all Akron-Summit County Public Library locations and offer both black & white and color output options along with double-sided copy capabilities. We only offer 8.5 x 11 and 11 x 17 paper options.

Printing

Black & white and color printing is available at all Akron-Summit County Public Library locations. We offer 8.5 x 11 and 11 x 17 paper options.

Mobile Printing

With Mobile Printing you can print documents, images, and PDF’s from your PC, laptop, or mobile device from inside or outside the Library.

Scanning

You can scan documents or photos using the copy machines at all Akron-Summit County Public Library locations. Scanning can also be saved directly to either a USB drive or an email address.

Faxing

Local and long-distance faxing is available at all Akron-Summit County Public Library locations using Fax24 kiosks. The machines accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or Discover or FaxCash Prepaid Fax Cards, sold at our circulation desks. The Library cannot accept personal faxes.

Laminating

Laminating is available at the TechZone@Main on the first floor of Main Library in both letter and legal paper sizes.

 

Prices

Copying & Printing

Black and white, regular size, 5¢ per side
Color, regular size, 25¢ per side
Cash only. We do not accept credit cards. Our coin-ops accept only coins and $1 bills.


Scanning

Scanning is free.


Faxing

Within the United States:

$1.75 for first page
$1.00 each additional page

International:

$3.75 for first page
$3.45 each additional page

Fax24 machines accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover or FaxCash Prepaid Fax Cards, sold at our circulation desks.

Laminating

40¢ per lamination for both letter and legal-size paper sizes.