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Book Mender

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Kings County Library - Hanford Library

  • 71 people are interested
Book Repair Tools

  • Mend books that need minor repair. Includes use of tape or glue to be able to return them to circulation
  • Maintain inventory of mending supplies and notify library staff promptly when additional supplies need to be ordered
  • Refer any items beyond repair to a library staff for a decision to withdraw from system and/or replace

Job Requirements:

  • Must be dependable
  • Must be able to tolerate dust, mold, glues, and other chemicals associated with the task
  • Must be neat and detail oriented
  • Must work well with library staff
  • Have good small motor skills & eyesight
  • All volunteers must attend a volunteer orientation before beginning volunteering at the library

Volunteer orientations occur at Hanford Library in April & August.

Volunteer applications will be kept on file for six (6) months.

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About Kings County Library - Hanford Library


401 N. Douty St., Hanford, CA 93230, US

Mission Statement

The Public Library is dedicated to free and equal access to information, knowledge, independent lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, and the joys of reading for our diverse community.


Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.

Education & Literacy


We'll work with your schedule.


401 N. Douty St.Hanford, CA 93230



  • Administrative Support
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • Organization


  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 months /1 2 hours shift or 2 1 hour shifts week
  • Attention to detail, Works well with hands, Works well independently

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