Austin Public Library

New Central Library Docent Program- Do you love the New Central Library and want to show it off to the public? Do you enjoy working with people and providing information? Help showcase the beautiful, new library. They are looking to build a team of volunteers to greet and provide tours to the public. Help provide access to information in this world class facility.

Interested volunteers will provide tours to the public upon request, as well as leading private planned tours. Volunteer opportunities are flexible, opportunities are available for a weekly time slot or arranged as needed. Volunteers will receive special training for this role. Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator for more information.

Circulation-  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 Library areas tidy. This position requires volunteers to push carts up to 75 pounds and to bend, stoop and stretch with or without reasonable accommodations. The position is best suited for those who love to organize and like to work independently. Shifts are 2 hours. Minimum 3 month commitment required.