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Library News

IMAGE 10 Years of Summit Memory
Article Published: January 23, 2018
Summit Memory has officially marked 10 years of sharing Summit County’s history, digitally. Since the beginning, Summit... Read More...
IMAGE 11th Annual Family Reading Festival
Article Published: January 12, 2018
Enjoy live music featuring Jim Gill; an amazing animal show with Outback Ray, the fascinating creations of the Bubble Lady,... Read More...
2018 MLK Lecture
Article Published: December 29, 2017
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture Sunday, January 14, 2018 - 2 pm Main Library - 60 South High Street, Akron Read More...

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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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Established at Akron Community Foundation

The Akron Community Foundation makes it easy to make bequests and other planned gifts to support the Akron-Summit County Public Library's mission. Completely separate from the Library's on-going tax support, your donations to the Akron-Summit County Public Library Endowment Fund are tax deductible and will provide ongoing funding for Library programs and services in the years to come.

The Akron-Summit County Public Library Endowment Fund is one of many agency endowment funds managed through Akron Community Foundation, which ensures capable, sound and secure investment of all donors' gifts and bequests.

To make a current gift, bequest or planned gift to the Akron-Summit County Public Library Endowment Fund, visit www.akroncf.org/give/akronsummitlibrary or mail your gift to:

Akron Community Foundation
345 West Cedar Street
Akron, OH 44307

To discuss planned giving options, call the Akron Community Foundation at 330-376-8522.