Library News

Late Openings for Akron Marathon

The Akron Marathon will take place on Saturday, September 29 and both Main Library and Highland Square Branch will open at Noon instead of 10 a.m. that day.

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September is Library Card Sign Up Month

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Looking for a way to transform your life? Today’s libraries offer you the tools you need to expand your knowledge and skill set with access to the world’s information both in print and digitally, plus hands-on training in makerspaces and innovative programming.

Find your superpowers at the library by signing up for a library card or call 330-643-9025.

Barb White Selected Library’s Deputy Director

Akron-Summit County Public Library has named Barbara White as Deputy Director, effective July 30. She succeeds former Deputy Director, Pamela Hickson-Stevenson, who was named Library Director in April. White was previously the Neighborhood Services Manager.

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