Library Volunteer Position Description
Examples of Duties: The following are examples of duties that may be performed by volunteers. You are not expected to do them all!
Shelving books, magazines, DVDs, etc. in correct order and location
Shelf-reading (putting items on the shelf in proper order)
Straightening items on the shelves
Covering old and new books
Conducting craft activities or other programs
Loading books onto carts in the Book Drop Room
Assisting patrons in locating items on the shelves
Assisting patrons in using the online catalog
Copying and filing of office forms and other clerical duties
Preparing signs for library meetings and programs
Conducting tours of the library for patrons
Perform landscaping duties such as care and watering of plants, raking leaves, wedding, etc.
Other duties assisting library staff members as requested.
Demonstrated commitment to volunteering for specific functions and/or routine specific hours. Command of spoken and written language; filing, alphabetical skills. Ability to work independently with little supervision; strong sense of task completion. Willingness to vary assignments and learn new tasks.