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


1st Floor
60 South High Street
Akron, Ohio 44326
Division Manager: Monique Mason
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About the Division

The Business, Government & Science division is located on the first floor of Main Library. This division is home to most of Main Library’s nonfiction collection, magazines, and newspapers. Staff specialty areas include health information for consumers, Patent & Trademark Resource Center, Microbusiness Center and other business research, job and career resourcesgovernment documents, and a seed sharing library

Other resources available in the Business, Government & Science division include:

  • Nonprofit Resource Center
  • How-to-do-it Collection of archival magazines, SAMS photofacts and Rider's Perpetual Trouble Shooter's manuals
  • Martin Luther King Collection
  • Cake pans and kitchen tools in our Library of Things

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.