The Accessibility Library’s curated collection of videos are designed to inform, inspire, and empower individuals from all walks of life who are passionate about making the world more inclusive and accessible.

We’re working on building a collection of videos that offer a window into the ever-evolving landscape of accessibility. Join us as we delve into these informative and engaging resources—with the aim of fostering a more inclusive and equitable world for everyone

Empower Pack

Our Empower Pack is thoughtfully crafted to address sensory needs for individuals of all ages, from children to adults. This carefully curated pack contains items that serve to alleviate sensory overload while simultaneously encouraging engagement. Watch to learn what’s in our pack and how to simply make your own.

The Accessibility Library is a strategy identified in the Akron/Summit Cultural Plan (2020) which originated with artist and advocate Alicia Hopkins. The thoughtful implementation of a process by which nonprofit community groups could access assistive technology and support items for events has been carried forward by the following organizations:


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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.