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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.

    AMMF 2018
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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


main library

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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TechZone@Main

Address:
1st Floor
60 South High Street
Akron, Ohio 44326

Phone: 330.643.9145

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Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 10 am - 8:00 pm
Friday: 10 am - 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: 1 pm - 5 pm

Division Manager:
Brett Neff
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About the Division

Welcome to the TechZone@Main conveniently located on the first floor of the Main Library. Home to the largest collection of public computers in the Library system, we invite you to utilize and engage in the many new technologies available. Our computers provide a full range of applications. In addition we provide all the basics including: printers, scanners, fax machines and copiers. TechZone@Main provides space for learning, exploring, and satisfying your computer needs in a comfortable environment.

Have your own laptop, tablet or smartphone? Bring them to the TechZone@Main and take advantage of our free wireless service which includes internet access and wireless printing. Standard pricing applies to all print jobs and yes, color printing is available.

The TechZone@Main staff is eager to help you with all your technology needs. If you are looking for more in depth studies, attend one of the many free computer classes offered in the training labs adjacent to the TechZone@Main. Classes range from the basic introductory topics to internet and social media to tablets and e-readers to advanced Microsoft Office Suite.

Make the TechZone@Main your first stop for all your technology needs.