We depend on you!
Make a difference in your community – volunteer at your local library!
With the support of Lincoln City Libraries staff, over 1,000 volunteers currently donate their time and talents in our libraries throughout the year. Our volunteers have a variety of reasons for contributing their time, talent, and energy to Lincoln City Libraries. Reasons for volunteering include:
Who can apply?
Volunteer opportunities are available for individuals who have completed 5th grade and on up. If you are looking for court-ordered volunteer work, please contact Volunteer Partners for possible opportunities.
You are the kind of person who likes to organize everything and wants to put things in their proper place. This is the job for you!The Shelf Reader
You are the ultimate organizer! You are the type of person who goes out of their way to keep things in order.The Gardener
Do you have a green thumb? Your skills are needed to beautify the green spaces around our libraries.The Plant Care Specialist
If you are good with plants, your abilities are needed to provide tender loving care to our indoor plants.The Housekeeper
If you enjoy tidying up and using a vacuum or a feather duster, then this is the position for you! Your skills are needed to dust books and shelves throughout the library.The Generalist
You are the kind of person who loves to do a little bit of everything wherever you are needed.The Outreach Specialist
Share your passion for Lincoln City Libraries with others! Promote library services and resources at community events and festivals.For Teenagers:
Teen Advisory Board
Creative teens are needed to advise library staff about materials, programs and services they would like to see in the library. This is your chance to make a difference! Here's more information about our Teen Advisory Boards.Year-Round Teen
Can’t get enough of libraries? Spend your free time helping out at the library of your choice!Government and Politics
This is a short-term commitment to complete the volunteer requirement for graduation. GoPo positions fill up quickly, so be sure to get your name in early!National Honor Society or Other Organization
Short-term assignments are also available for students needing to complete volunteer work for a variety of organizations.For Youth:
Summer Reading Program
If you have completed fifth grade, you can volunteer to help us promote our Summer Reading Program! Are looking for information about volunteering at the library this summer? The forms will be available April 15th, the day teens can sign up for a volunteer position. Forms are already available at your local library.For Groups:
Looking for an organization to help out but only have one or two days to do your volunteer work? E-mail email@example.com for additional information.Need more information? Please contact the library of your choice to see what opportunities may be available.