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    The Library is distributing free COVID-19 test kits by appointment at five locations while supplies last. Read our blog for details and locations.

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    Share books, rhymes, and songs with your library friends.

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    Recommended picture books to honor, celebrate, and uplift Asian American voices, cultures, and experiences.

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    Listen to pre-recorded stories, poems, riddles, and jokes read by ASCPL librarians!

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    Give your nearest library branch a call and we’ll see what’s on our shelves today! It’s like personal shopping the Library way—and it’s free.

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    “Borrow” local appropriate heirloom seeds for your garden!

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    Open your mind. Open your heart. Open your life. Let poetry be your key. Read a poem this month.

    Poetry Month

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COVID-19 Information

For the latest information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Library recommends these reliable online resources:
Summit County Public Health
Ohio Department of Health
US Center for Disease Control
World Health Organization
Coronovirus Research Database
US Government Response to COVID-19

Locations & Hours

Akron-Summit County Public Library Main Library

Main Library

60 South High Street, Akron, Ohio 44326

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: CLOSED

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

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Job Resources

The Business & Government Division can help you with your career planning or job search. Our collection includes books to help you to explore employment options, get practical advice from career experts, write up resumes or prepare for an interview. Business directories can help you develop leads with pertinent details about potential employers; names, lines of business, sales and number of employees. Some sources can give you company news with insightful background information. We also provide access to free online vocational practice tests and skill-building tutorials that cover many areas of interest.

For additional information, contact Business & Government at 330.643.9020.

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