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    YOU WON'T BELIEVE
    YOUR EYES & EARS!

    Enjoy performances and visual arts by musicians, dancers, singers, and artists in grades 4 through 12 on Saturday, May 6, 10:30 am at Main Library Auditorium.

    Youth Arts Showcase 2017
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    GET SMART ABOUT
    YOUR MONEY!

    ASCPL will be participating with programs ranging from social security, probate, starting a business/non-profit, capitalism, utility efficiency, and shredding.

    MoneySmartWeek
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    CELEBRATE NATIONAL
    POETRY MONTH

    Discover a wide variety of poets and poems from the Akron-Summit County Public Library collection during this literary celebration.

    Poetry Week
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    AUTHOR! AUTHOR!
    @ YOUR LIBRARY

    Meet the authors and learn about the worlds of writing and publishing at these upcoming Library programs.

    AuthorPrograms
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    LIBRARY
    LEGO PROGRAMS

    Join us for building fun with Lego! Discover several upcoming building programs to make Lego creations at the Library! All Lego supplies will be provided.

    Lego Programs
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    ABOUT
    SOCIAL SECURITY & MEDICARE

    Whether you’re new to Social Security and Medicare or already enrolled, you’ll want to learn the latest so you can make the best decisions. Find out at the Library!

    SeniorPlanning2017

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” on April 6 at 7pm
Published: February 22, 2017
The Main Event Speaker Series, a popular author series featuring prominent voices from the worlds of literature, the arts,... Read More...

Connect with ASCPL

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

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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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Supporters

Now is the right time to take that first step toward a happier and healthier you! The Library’s Mind, Body, & Sole: Read At Your Own Pace reading and wellness program attracts over 11,000 participants every summer, with patrons reading and exercising community wide. Through the generosity of our supporters—Akron Rubber Ducks, Akron Community Foundation, Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron General, Summa Health System, Friends of Main Library, First Book, and Rubber City McDonalds--the Library encourages residents to make the components of total well-being of the mind and body a part of their daily lives.

2016 Mind, Body & Sole Program Supporters

To learn more about our program supporters, visit them online through the links below.