Volunteers expand and supplement the services the Library is able to offer to the public. They also provide a form of outreach into the community, conveying an impression of our values and our commitment to the community.
Community members annually contribute some 8,500 hours of volunteer time to the Library doing shelving, shelf reading, typing, etc. Volunteers are a vital and highly valued part of our Library.
In an effort to ensure a positive experience with us, the Library has defined some criteria for successful volunteering:
The Library is unable to provide a one-to-one mentoring relationship.