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The Austin Public Library is looking for volunteers to help re-shelve books and other materials. Volunteers arrange library materials onto sorting carts in alphabetic and numeric order before shelving the materials in the stacks. Volunteers may also dust shelves, shelf read, and help keep reading areas tidy.
This position requires volunteers to push carts up to 75lbs and to bend, stoop, and stretch with or without reasonable accommodations. The position is best suited for those who love to organize. We require a 2 hour weekly commitment for a minimum of three months.
Flexible days/times available and may be found at one of our 23 locations.
Current openings include:
Southeast Branch | 5803 Nuckols Crossing
Twin Oaks Branch | 1800 S 5th St
Manchaca Road Branch | 5500 Manchaca Rd
Old Quarry Branch | 7051 Village Center Dr
Milwood Branch | 12500 Amherst Dr
Little Walnut Branch | 835 W Rundburg Ln
Windsor Park Branch | 5833 Westminster Dr
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
PO Box 2287, Austin, TX 78768, US
The mission of the Austin Public Library is providing easy access to books and information for all ages, through responsibe professionals, engaging programs, and state-of-the-art technology in a safe and friendly environment.
Volunteers are an integral part of the Library team. Volunteers donated over 19,000 hours of their time and expertise to help connect the community to Library programs and services. We are dedicated to providing engaging and enriching volunteer experiences that support the commitment of the Austin Public Library. We are confident you will find APL a highly rewarding place to serve.
We'll work with your schedule.
Austin Public Library-Various locationsAustin, TX 78768
March 27, 2020