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    CALL FOR
    MAKERS!

    Apply today to be part of the 2018 Akron Mini Maker Faire. Applications can be submitted until Wednesday, August 22.

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    SOCIALIZE WITH
    NEEDLE WORK

    Enjoy a social setting while working on your needlework projects or making items to be donated to community agencies.

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    MUSIC! MUSIC!
    MUSIC!

    Music performance, and music history and appreciation, at the Library!

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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

Northwest Akron Branch Library and Recreation Center Anniversary Concert & Ice Cream Social
Article Published: July 19, 2018
Join us for our annual celebration on Tuesday, August 7 from 6-9 pm at the Northwest Akron Recreation Center with the AKRON... Read More...
Norton Bicentennial Celebration
Article Published: July 05, 2018
The Norton Branch Library plays a role in honoring our community’s important milestone! Read More...
Akron-Summit County Public Library, MIT Media Lab partner to build food computer
Article Published: June 25, 2018
Learn about our Personal Food Computer, a project of the Public Library Innovation Exchange (PLIX). PLIX was created by the... Read More...

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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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Print/Scan/Fax/Copy Services

The Akron-Summit County Public Library offers a variety of document services to meet your needs, including photocopying, printing, scanning, faxing and mobile printing.

Copying

Copy machines are available at all Akron-Summit County Public Library locations and offer both black & white and color output options along with double-sided copy capabilities. We only offer 8.5 x 11 and 11 x 17 paper options.

Printing

Black & white and color printing is available at all Akron-Summit County Public Library locations. We offer 8.5 x 11 and 11 x 17 paper options.

Mobile Printing

With Mobile Printing you can print documents, images, and PDF’s from your PC, laptop, or mobile device from inside or outside the Library.

Scanning

You can scan documents or photos using the copy machines at all Akron-Summit County Public Library locations. Scanning can also be saved directly to either a USB drive or an email address.

Faxing

Local and long-distance faxing is available at most Akron-Summit County Public Library locations that are using Fax24 kiosks. The machines accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, or Discover or FaxCash Prepaid Fax Cards, sold at our circulation desks. The Library cannot accept personal faxes.

Laminating

Laminating is available at the TechZone@Main on the first floor of Main Library in both letter and legal paper sizes.

 

Prices

Copying & Printing

Black and white, regular size, 5¢ per side
Color, regular size, 25¢ per side
Cash only. We do not accept credit cards. Our coin-ops accept only coins and $1 bills.


Scanning

Scanning is free.


Faxing

Within the United States:

$1.75 for first page
$1.00 each additional page

International:

$3.75 for first page
$3.45 each additional page

Fax24 machines accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover or FaxCash Prepaid Fax Cards, sold at our circulation desks.

Laminating

40¢ per lamination for both letter and legal-size paper sizes.