All Library locations will be closed Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day.
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    CELEBRATE ALL THINGS
    HARRY POTTER

    Spend the afternoon celebrating the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter at Main Library's version of Hogwarts on Saturday, June 3 from 1 to 4 pm.

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    BEHIND THE
    MAGIC!

    Explore this traveling exhibition, produced by the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, at Main Library through June 24.

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    ON YOUR MARK
    GET SET... READ!

    Mind, Body & Sole summer reading program begins June 5 – July 29, 2017. Register and enjoy making reading and exercise a part of your day!

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    LIBRARY SCENE
    NORTHWEST AKRON

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

    LibraryScene - Northwest Akron location
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    MIND, BODY & SOLE:
    BRAIN FITNESS

    Unravel the Mystery! Solve The Puzzle! Exercise Your Brain!
    Check out these brain fitness programs coming to a branch location near you!

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    VOLUNTEER AT A
    LIBRARY NEAR YOU

    Spend part of your summer volunteering for a worthy cause at your local library. Earn service hours for school!

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    SUMMER
    MUSIC EVENTS

    Join us for the musical events coming to a branch location near you or worth the trip to another branch.

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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

Main Library Presents “an Evening With George Saunders” on April 6 at 7pm
Published: February 22, 2017
The Main Event Speaker Series, a popular author series featuring prominent voices from the worlds of literature, the arts,... 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


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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

Montgomery Moose Cake Pan

Check out the catalog and reserve this cake pan today!

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Decorating Instructions

Download the PDF of instructions for decorating this cake.