Volunteer at ICPL
Volunteer Positions for Young Adults (Grade 7 and up) and Adults
Young Adults (Grade 7 and up) and Adults are eligible to participate in the Volunteer Program. The Library's needs vary throughout the year, and there are not always openings available. Library volunteer jobs include:
- Checking in Library materials.
- Maintaining Library collections.
- Working at The BookEnd, the Friends Foundation's used bookstore.
Contact the Library at 319.356.5200 for more information.
Regular, ongoing jobs require a three-month commitment and two hours per week. Occasional and short-term jobs vary according to the needs of the Library. For example, an occasional position could be volunteering for a single Library program or event while a short term need may consist of working on a special project.
How To Apply
Complete the Volunteer Application and drop it off at the Library, or mail to:
Iowa City Public Library
123 South Linn Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
For More Information
Contact the Volunteer Coordinator at the Library. You can call 319.887.6025 or email email@example.com for more information.
ICPL Volunteer Recognition
The Library honors volunteers anually at a volunteer recognition event in April. Volunteers should watch for an invitation in their mail.
The 2014 Volunteer of the Year was Helen Baum. Helen has volunteered in the Community & Access Services Department and The BookEnd since 2004. For more information on the 2013 volunteer recognition event including a full list of award recipients, visit the Iowa City Public Library Honors Volunteers post on the Iowa City Public Library blog.
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