The position of volunteer resource librarian consists of the following tasks:
Keeping track of and re-stocking all resources, including community senior agencies, Michigan Medicine programs, caregiver information, hearing loss and vision loss resources, health issues, nutritional information, memory loss and other areas of information.
Researching new information and making a decision with staff whether to display it.
Keeping in touch with the Ann Arbor District Library regarding their caregiver and older adult collection, updating and printing their bibliography of these topics for use, and recommending purchases of new information.
Keeping lists of all materials displayed and the contacts for ordering materials.
Time spent: flexible, according to library needs and volunteer interest.
Supervision: Assistant Director of Turner Senior Wellness Program
- Resource Development / Management
- Project Management
- Patient Care
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 55
- Orientation or Training
- 2-4 hours twice a month, flexible