Volunteer Opportunities


Library volunteers

  • We welcome adults and children who are 13 years or older.
  • Applicants must agree to background checks.
  • The number of volunteers accepted is based on need and supervisory time available.

How to volunteer

Visit the Checkout Desk or download and fill out the volunteer form and return this form to the Checkout Desk at any JCPL location. We will contact you.

Volunteer positions

Kidz Cleaning Crew: Responsible for cleaning board books, picture books, plastic toys, puzzles, and trains.  Straighten DVDs, pick up loose materials (puzzles, coloring table, crayons, puppets), put away outdoor sign letters.

Genealogy Digital Archive/Local History Records:  Assist with scanning local history items, working on databases of local history or genealogy information.

Technical Services: Stamp material, apply various labels, apply book covers and jackets, clean audiovisual materials, and prepare materials for withdrawal.