All Library locations will be closed on Monday, May 28, Memorial Day.
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    MIND, BODY & SOLE:
    LIBRARIES ROCK!

    Our Mind, Body & Sole summer reading program begins June 4 – July 28, 2018. Register and enjoy making reading and exercise a part of your day!

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    GEEKS
    ASSEMBLE!

    Join us on Saturday, June 2 from 12-4:30 pm at Main Library. Cosplay Contests, Featured Speakers, Arts, Crafts, Gaming, and much more!!

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    STREAMING MEDIA
    SPOTLIGHT

    Acorn TV streams world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond and it's now available through the library.

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    STAR WARS &
    SPACE EXPLORING

    These library programs are out of this world!

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    TAKE THE
    LIBRARY WITH YOU

    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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    BORROW, BAKE, ENJOY-
    CAKE PANS FOR LOAN

    This library collection contains over 50 cake pans that you can check out for two weeks with your library card.

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    VOICES FROM THE
    RUST BELT

    Join us for readings by Belt Magazine founder Anne Trubek and writer Jason Segedy.

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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

IMAGE Mind, Body & Sole: Libraries Rock!
Article Published: May 24, 2018
Mind, Body & Sole: Libraries Rock! is a reading/wellness experience for the whole family to enjoy. New this year is a... Read More...
IMAGE New Streaming Video Options
Article Published: May 24, 2018
RBDigital Streaming Video on Demand - Use your library card to stream unlimited video! Just borrow a 7-day pass to one of... Read More...
IMAGE TWEEN SPACE Opens at Main Library
Article Published: May 24, 2018
Main Library’s new Tween Space is now open! Read More...

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Akron Library mobile app and take it with you wherever you go.

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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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Meeting Schedule

All regular meetings are on Thursdays at 4:00 PM. To confirm, please call 330.643.9106.

January 25, 2018

Main Library, 60 South High Street, Akron, OH 44326

February 22, 2018

Main Library, 60 South High Street, Akron, OH 44326

March 29, 2018

Main Library, 60 South High Street, Akron, OH 44326

April 26, 2018

Fairlawn-Bath Branch Library, 3101 Smith Road, Akron, OH 44333

May 31, 2018

Norton Branch Library, 3930 S. Cleveland-Massilon Road, Norton, OH 44203

June 28, 2018

Springfield-Lakemore Branch Library, 1500 Canton Road, Akron, OH 44312

July 26, 2018

Ellet Branch Library, 2470 E. Market Street, Akron, OH 44312

August 30, 2018

Goodyear Branch Library, 60 Goodyear Boulevard, Akron, OH 44305

September 27, 2018

Richfield Branch Library, 3761 S. Grant Street, Richfield, OH 44326

October 25, 2018

Main Library, 60 South High Street, Akron, OH 44326

December 13, 2018

Main Library, 60 South High Street, Akron, OH 44326