Library News

Mind, Body & Sole: Build A Better World

Program runs from June 5 through July 29, 2017.

Make reading and exercise a part of your day—every day. Both have the power to brighten your spirit, stimulate your imagination and improve your health.

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One Hour Free Parking Restored at Main Library

The Akron-Summit County Public Library has reached an agreement with the City of Akron concerning parking for Main Library customers. Effective Monday, February 13, 2017, Main Library customers can once again have one free hour of parking in the High/Market parking deck.

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Letter to the Community

One year ago I wrote a letter for ShelfLife listing our library’s intentions for 2016. We had made ten promises to voters in passing our property tax levy in May 2015, and we planned to begin the work to keep those promises in 2016. As the following indicates, in our first year of additional funding we have completed eight of those promises (√ ), with a ninth in progress. The tenth will be pursued in 2017-18.

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