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    VIEW THE
    SOLAR ECLIPSE

    Join in celebrating this unusual astronomical event on Monday, August 21 from 12-4 pm in the Library Park at Main Library.

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    LIBRARY SCENE
    KENMORE

    In Library Scene, our Kenmore library staff talks about the spaces where patrons come to write, read, think and learn.

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    COLORING CALM
    FOR ADULTS

    Color yourself stress-free and join us for coloring programs coming to a branch location near you or worth the trip to another branch.

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    SUMMER
    MUSIC EVENTS

    Join us for the musical events coming to a branch location near you or worth the trip to another branch.

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    PRACTICE YOUR
    READING SKILLS

    Read aloud to our doggie pals. Bring a book from home or read one of ours! Not reading yet? Our dogs’ human pals will read to you.

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    NEED A HAND WITH
    HOMEWORK?

    ASCPL now offers free tutoring from Tutor.com. Students with a library card can use this service to get help with homework and more.

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    TEEN
    CLASSROOM SETS

    If you are a middle or high school teacher who wants to have your class read the same book, reserve one of our new Teen Classroom Sets.

    Teen Classroom Book Sets

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

True Crime Author Jane Ann Turzillo at Main Library
Article Published: August 08, 2017
Thursday, August 17, 6:30 pm Read More...
IMAGE Library Director to Retire in Early 2018
Article Published: July 31, 2017
Library Director, David Jennings The Board of Trustees of the Akron-Summit County Public Library has been informed by... 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

Visit the Main Library Page

Partners

It’s what we’re all about! The mission of the Akron-Summit County Public Library is to provide resources for learning and leisure and programs for all ages that support, improve, and enrich individual, family, and community life. Through Akron-Summit County Public Library’s Main Library, 17 branches, and 2 bookmobiles, and the generous support of our partner organizations—Summit MetroParks, the Akron Marathon, Summit County Public Health District, and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park—residents in urban and suburban communities are enjoying a more active summer through their participation in Mind, Body & Sole: Read At Your Own Pace.

2017 Mind, Body & Sole Program Partners

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