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Akron-Summit County Public Library

60 S High St, Akron, OH 44326-1000
+1 330-643-9000
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Very quiet, clean, with lots of books!

This is a very clean and quiet library to go and get a great new read. The employees are always... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great public library

I work mostly from home nearby, but occasionally, I like to work here. Great library that always... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Akron, Ohio
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60 S High St, Akron, OH 44326-1000
+1 330-643-9000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very clean and quiet library to go and get a great new read. The employees are always helpful and there is a drop box to drop of your books if they are closed.

Thank avalawn
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I work mostly from home nearby, but occasionally, I like to work here. Great library that always has events.

Thank ttaylo
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I have coming here for many years - more so since the opening of the art museum. An intellectual extension of a university bookstore and college libraries for me. Frequently scheduled events like films and lectures and music recitals make this place a most valuable...More

1  Thank freddiefrumko
Reviewed 20 June 2017

There is a hug variety of books, but the children's area needs updated and cleaned badly. The toys are old and dirty. Half of the computers were out of order the day we visited.

Thank keishay
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We were here for a youth musical event but was able to see the library. Wow what a complex. They have every thing. Multiple research areas and a lot of comfy places to read. Very modern upscale design too..

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Very helpful librarians, a good selection. Easy to browse the stacks. Parking convenient next door with direct door into library. Just what one wants in a library.I was a speaker at a recent event in their fine auditorium.

1  Thank Bill J
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I found the library to be clean and the staff helpful with any questions I had. Great selection of movies. Nice place to go.

1  Thank Sherri C
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My husband and I went to listen to Joe Augustino's Trio 90 min+ performance on Sunday at 2pm for free. He is a Steinway Artist and played from the Great American Songbook. Fantastic! What's better is...I checked out a good book and read 13 chapters...More

1  Thank CindyLouAkron_OH
Reviewed 17 February 2017

OK, I have to confess that I'm a library junky. When I need a fix, the main branch of the Akron-Summit library is a great place to go. The children's section is a wonderland. Oh how I wish I had had access to it when...More

Thank LauraJs_Recs
Reviewed 2 February 2017

If you need to do some serious family research I recommend the 3rd floor. the people there are very helpful and knowable. As well as the rest of the staff, very helpful when needed it

Thank nicelady000
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