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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

    IndieFlix is a streaming movie service that offers access to pop culture favorites & box office hits and now it's available through the library.

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    STAR WARS &
    SPACE EXPLORING

    These library programs are out of this world!

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    AUTHOR! AUTHOR!
    @ YOUR LIBRARY

    Meet published authors and fellow aspiring writers at these upcoming Library programs.

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    SCIENCE FOR
    EVERYONE

    Children and tweens can experience a variety of science based programs that are fun!

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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”.

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

IMAGE Public Library Association brings Short Story Dispensers to U.S. public libraries, including Akron-Summit County Public Library
Article Published: April 06, 2018
Knight Foundation funds initiative with Public Library Association and publisher Short Edition to foster creative community... Read More...
IMAGE Harvest for Hunger 2018
Article Published: April 05, 2018
Many Summit County residents are forced to choose between buying food and paying bills, accessing transportation, and... 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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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