The library accepts student volunteers who can work during these hours:

Monday - Thursday

  • 10 am - 12 pm
  • 2 pm - 5 pm

Friday

  • 10 am - 12 pm
  • 2 pm - 4 pm

How to Sign Up

Students must sign up at least 24 hours in advance. You can sign up for 1-hour slots by filling out a form at the Check-Out & Reserves Desk, or by emailing circhelp@oswego.edu. (We will not accept signups over the phone.)

Many library activities require volunteers to be physically able to perform such tasks as lifting large books, or sitting or standing for at least an hour. Please let us know if you're interested in volunteering but need accommodations.

Limitations

Students are limited to 2 hours of community service in the library per week, with a maximum of 4 volunteers on duty at any particular time.

The Library community service program will end for the Spring 2019 semester on April 10th.

For additional volunteer opportunities, contact the Office of Community Service.