Volunteer Services

Each year, more than 1,900 community members donate their time, skills and talents to Multnomah County Library’s locations and programs. 

Volunteer Program Information

Volunteer Spotlight: Read how volunteers help our community flourish. 

For more information, contact Volunteer Services at 503.988.5731 or libvols@multcolib.org.

Summer Reading Volunteer Application Available on April 1

Do you want to inspire people to read this summer? Volunteer with the Summer Reading program? As a volunteer, you will help people sign up for the game, award prizes, talk with people about books, and more. All volunteers need to fill out an application, which will be available on this page on April 1. Early applications will not be accepted. Volunteer shifts begin on June 16 and end on August 31.

Volunteered before? Do not reapply. Contact us on April 1 or later at libvols@multcolib.org or 503.988.5731.