Welcome to the Akron-Summit County Public Library’s Digital Library
In our ongoing effort to provide access to our local history resources, the Special Collections Division has selected and digitized items from some of our collections. These exhibits reflect only a sampling of our holdings and represent our commmitment to improving access to these important historical materials. Check back frequently for new exhibits in our Digital Library.
Library History Exhibit - From its beginnings as a private subscription library to the multi-agency institution that exists today, the Akron-Summit County Public Library has continuously served the educational, informational, and recreational needs of our community. See the growth of this impressive community asset.
Tallmadge History Exhibit - Tallmadge, Ohio celebrates its Bicentennial in 2007 . Tallmadge was founded in 1807, and in two hundred years it has grown from a sparsely populated township in the Connecticut Western Reserve to the thriving suburban community which is home to more than 17,000 people today. Take a look at Tallmadge, a New England Village growing in the heart of the midwest.