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    PAWS FOR
    READING

    Practice your reading skills by reading aloud to our doggie pals. Bring a book from home or read one of ours! Not reading yet? Our dogs’ human pals will read to you.

    Paws the Lion Reading
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    LIBRARY SCENE
    MAPLE VALLEY

    In Library Scene, our Maple Valley library staff talks about the spaces where patrons come to write, read, think and learn.

    Library Scene spotlights the Maple Valley branch library
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    MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.
    COLLECTION

    The Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection was dedicated January 20, 1985. It includes material by and about Dr. King, other civil rights activists, and the Civil Rights movement.

    MLKResources

NEW & NOTABLE

Browse bestsellers, movies, music and other titles just added to the library catalog! Formerly known as “Featured Item Lists”.

New & Notable

DATABASES

Research? We have you covered! Select any of our web-based reference databases for all of your research needs.

Databases by Subject or Databases A-Z

DIGITAL MEDIA

Borrow free TV shows, movies, ebooks, audiobooks, comics, and music with your ASCPL library card.

Digital Media

Library News

IMAGE Letter to the Community
Thursday, December 08, 2016
One year ago I wrote a letter for ShelfLife listing our library’s intentions for 2016. We had made ten promises to voters... Read More...
ASCPL Receives $10,000 Grant
Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Akron-Summit County Public Library has received a $10,000 grant from the Dick and Chris Chenoweth Fund of Akron Community... Read More...
East Market Street Closure on Thursday, October 20
Monday, October 17, 2016
Work on the East Market Streetscape continues as planned and of course with any progress there is a little discomfort. Read More...

Connect with ASCPL

Stay connected with the Akron-Summit County Public Library by following us on Facebook & Twitter.

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Locations & Hours


main library

Main Library

60 South High Street, Akron, Ohio 44326
330.643.9000

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

Drive-Up Window closes ten minutes before the building closes for the day

Visit the Main Library Page

Library Hours & Locations

Branch Hours

Monday: 10 am - 8 pm
Tuesday: 10 am - 8 pm
Wednesday: 10 pm - 8 pm
Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm
Friday: 12 pm - 6 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Main Library Hours

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

Drive-Up Window closes ten minutes before the building closes for the day

 
 

Find Your Location

The Akron-Summit County Public Library is comprised of 18 locations throughout Summit County, including a Main Library and 17 branch locations. In addition, Mobile Services takes the Library on the road, serving children and adults in a variety of settings.

Visit your closest Akron-Summit County Public Library location:

 

Find your closest location by using our interactive location map. Click any icon on the map to find branch information, addresses and telephone numbers.

View ASCPL Branch Locations in a larger map



2017 Library Holiday Closings

January 1 - New Year's Day
January 2-
New Year's Day Observed
January 16
- Martin Luther King Day
April 16
- Easter
May 29
- Memorial Day
July 4 - Independence Day
September 4 - Labor Day
November 3 - Staff Development Day
November 22 - Thanksgiving Eve - Close @ 5:00 pm
November 23 - Thanksgiving
December 24 - Christmas Eve
December 25 - Christmas