Volunteer with the Library

Make a difference.

  • Support Library services for over 1.3 million residents in the Sacramento area 
  • Select from a variety of activities, including assisting with special events and programs
  • Gain new skills, such as teaching, organization, teamwork and leadership

Get Involved
Submit an application if you are interested in being part of our dedicated group of volunteers and view our Volunteer Handbook.

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Have Questions?
I applied. Now what?

Library staff will contact you as opportunities that match your time, preferred locations and interests are available.

Do you offer court-ordered community service opportunities?

No. Sacramento Public Library does not currently accept volunteers who are completing community service per court order.

Do you accept teen volunteers?

Yes. Teen applications require the signature of a parent or legal guardian prior to the start of service.

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