The Akron-Summit County Public Library is joining over 100 Ohio public libraries in distributing free COVID-19 test kits while supplies last. Provided by the Ohio Department of Health, the 15-minute Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Card Test is for at-home COVID-19 testing only, in conjunction with a free telehealth session provided by eMed proctors.
While the test is free of charge, you will need Internet access and one of the following devices with a camera and microphone:
Free COVID-19 test kits are available by appointment at all ASCPL locations on a first-come, first-served basis (limit of 4). Call ahead to ensure availability and schedule a pick-up time.
Customer questions specifically about the testing process can be answered by calling eMed Customer Support at 866-955-1173.
Learn more about how the testing process works: