In the Library volunteer opportunities are currently available at Gilroy, Morgan Hill and Saratoga Libraries. Please contact the Library Manager at your local library for more information. Thank you for your patience. We appreciate your interest in volunteering.

In the Library

All libraries in the Santa Clara County Library District welcome volunteers and appreciate their contributions of time and talent to assist library staff in delivering services more efficiently and effectively. A variety of assignments are available, including library ambassadors, building volunteers, circulation volunteers, clerical support, English as a second language (ESL) programs, and tutoring with The Reading Program.

For more information about the available assignments and volunteer schedules, please visit or call your local library. You may also learn more about volunteering by reviewing the following application forms:

Adult Volunteer Application for volunteers 18 and over.

Volunteer applications may be returned at any library location.

For Teen Volunteer Opportunities (for volunteers 14-17 years of age), please visit our Get Involved page for more information. The Library does not accept volunteers under 14 years of age.

For the Reading Program

  1. See the Reading Program's volunteer orientation & training schedule
  2. Contact the Reading Program directly at phone number: (408) 262-1349 or email: readingprogram@sccl.org

With Library Support Groups

Learn more about volunteer opportunities with the Friends of the Library groups as well as Library Foundations and Endowments by visiting the Library Support Groups page.

In the Community

VolunteerMatch, opens a new window provides a searchable directory of volunteer opportunities with a variety of organizations throughout Santa Clara County and beyond.

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