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    TAKE THE LIBRARY
    WHEREVER YOU GO

    The Akron-Summit County Public Library is pleased to announce a NEW mobile app to make access to your library’s resources even easier!

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    2019 MLK
    LECTURE

    We’re pleased to present Carl Westmoreland as the 2019 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. lecturer on Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 2 pm.

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    GAMES &
    PUZZLES

    With colder weather, our thoughts turn to indoor pursuits. Come try your hand at our many game and puzzle events – a great way to beat the chill and meet new friends!

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    ACT
    PRACTICE TESTS

    A new year means getting ready for new endeavors – including college! Find exam prep resources here to help you for the next step in education.

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    STEM, CODING &
    ROBOTS! OH MY!

    Bring your child to the library to enhance their science, math, and technology skills the fun way! Programs for Kindergarten-high school.

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    AUTHORS &
    SPEAKERS

    Our library presents a diverse and ongoing calendar of speakers, including notable local authors and engaging specialists for every audience.

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    KIDS & FAMILIES
    ENJOY MOVIES

    Are your children a little bored when it’s cold and school is closed?  Bring them to the library to enjoy some movies.

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    PLAN FOR YOUR
    FINANCIAL FUTURE

    Learn about planning your finances for now and for your future. Experts will speak on budgeting, debt, retirement and other financial topics.

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    BUILD YOUR
    CAREER

    Your library offers classes on computers, invention, resumes, research skills, and coding.  Come see how they can enhance your career skills!

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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”.

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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.

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Library News

IMAGE New Akron Library Mobile App
Article Published: December 26, 2018
Take the Library with you anywhere you go with the updated Akron Library mobile app Akron-Summit County Public Library is... Read More...
IMAGE Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Lecture
Article Published: January 02, 2019
Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 2 pm in Main Library Auditorium We’re pleased to present Carl Westmoreland, Senior Historian... Read More...
Fortunato Film School Presents It’s A Wonderful Life
Article Published: November 26, 2018
The Fortunato Film School Presents It’s A Wonderful Life on Wednesday, December 5 at 6:30 pm in the Main Library... 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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Systems Support Technician

Date: December 3, 2018
Location:
Main Library - Information Technology Department
Hours: Full-Time (37.5 hours), including evening and weekend hours
Salary: Grade 9, $17.29/hour

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include supporting the Library’s end-users in diagnosing & resolving simple hardware and software issues involving internet connectivity, email, phones, printers, copiers, Office Suite, library software, and more; delivers service and support including, but not limited to, resolving username and password problems, uninstalling and reinstalling software applications, verifying proper hardware and software set up, power cycling equipment, and troubleshooting email issues for end-users by phone and via remote PC connection; support involves clearly communicating technical solutions in a user-friendly, professional manner and includes receiving, prioritizing, documenting, and actively resolving end-user help requests. Works evening and weekends as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Demonstrated problem-solving ability; ability to accurately access customer needs; excellent written and verbal communication skills; excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate in a user-friendly manner; strong documentation skills with keen attention to detail; experience with desktop operating systems; knowledge of common software, hardware, and peripheral equipment. Minimum high school education or equivalent required, two years of college level IT coursework preferred; work experience with end-user relations in IT preferred; IT industry recognized certifications preferred. Possession of a valid Ohio Driver’s license (work may involve traveling between ASCPL libraries) or the ability to obtain one is required.    

Application Deadline

December 17, 2018

For consideration, applicants must either submit a resume including salary history and a cover letter indicating previous applicable experience and training or complete an Employment Application in the Human Resources Department at Main Library. Resumes should be emailed to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or should be mailed to:

Human Resources
Akron-Summit County Public Library
60 South High Street
Akron, OH 44326-0001

 

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