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Whether you're a fan of comics, movies, manga, gaming, or TV shows, you're sure to have a great time geeking out with your fellow fans!

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Library Passport

Embark on a journey across Summit County by visiting all our library locations. Collect stamps to earn prizes along the way!

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Books, Bites & Beats

Hosted by North Hill Branch Library and North Hill CDC, this festival brings together local booksellers, food trucks, DJs, giveaways, and more!

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Local Collection

Visit Main Library today to browse the growing selection of local authors, musicians, artists, and more.

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Learn a new language or English as a second language with help from native speakers, repetition and voice comparison.

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Akron Art Library

Check out paintings, photographs, and more artwork for four weeks at a time!

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

1000 Books

Develop early literacy skills, help your child develop a love of reading, and create lasting memories.


Our Mission: The Akron-Summit County Public Library provides resources for learning and leisure, information services, meeting spaces, and programs for all ages that support, improve, and enrich individual, family, and community life.