The winning entries in our annual Amateur Photography Contest for adults and teens may be viewed in this online gallery. Congratulations to all of our winners, and to all who entered--thank you for making this another wonderful photography show! Be sure to enter again next year.
Thanks to our Summer Reading program sponsors! Your donated prizes were distributed to our eager readers. Here is a list of the winners:
1. Dinosaur Play Pack - Luke W.
2. Lego City Set - Ali H.
3. Fun-N-Stuff Pass- AJ D.
4. Little Tykes Wheelbarrow - Josie G.
5. Akron Zoo Membership - Samantha W.
6. Amazon Kindle Fire - Lexi D.
Thanks to everyone who participated in our Summer programs!
What a wonderful Fourth of July parade this year! The library staff had a lot of fun marching in the parade, and Spike had fun too! See photos of our fun day here.
Welcome to the Reference Services Department. Our department provides a broad collection of material to meet the needs and interests of adult library users. Our knowledgeable staff will guide you through all the resources available in the library and on the Internet.
Free tax filing services are available in Akron to qualifying area residents through the Ohio Benefit Bank tax clinics.
Most households with an adjusted gross income of less than $60,000 per year can use the Ohio Benefit Bank to file their taxes.
You must make an appointment to take advantage of the services at the Akron-Summit County Main Public Library:
Did you know that the library offers free, one-on-one instruction for users of eReaders?
Are you hoping to give (or receive) a Nook, Kindle, Kobo, iPad or iPad mini this holiday season? If you (or your gift-ee) doesn’t know how to use one, what then? We can help!
Library patrons can call (330) 688-3295 ext. 4 to set up a 45 minute appointment for help with their eReader or similar electronic device.
Meet the Playaway View® – a video player you can hold in your hand. We’ve got a number of different shows pre-loaded on these clever little devices that you can take anywhere. They have a speaker built in, and you can also plug in your own headphones to listen in private.