The Library is pleased to offer several notice options to meet your needs. You may choose to receive library notices by email or telephone. In addition, you can opt-in to receive notices via text message. Log into My Account and select Modify Personal Information to verify or change your notice preference or to opt-in to receive text messages.

The Library sends the following notices:

  • Hold notification – an item you requested is available for pick up
  • Hold cancellation – request cannot be filled because item is missing or no longer in our collection
  • Courtesy notice – reminder that items are coming due*
  • Automatic renewal notification - items were renewed through our auto-renewal service
  • Overdue notice – item is overdue
  • Bill – item is long overdue

*If you choose to receive your notices via email or text, you will also receive a Courtesy Notice reminder notice three days before an item is due.

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.