Teen Volunteers

Reasons to Volunteer


  • Great place for you to fulfill community service requirements for academic programs
  • Great opportunity to learn new skills and to gain experience for a resumé or college application
  • Great way to demonstrate personal initiative and responsibility to potential employers and admissions committees
  • Great path to expand your social network by meeting new people and making friends with your peers from other schools
  • Great way to get the inside scoop and give voice to your opinions about programs you think would make your library better

How to Apply


  • Submit a Teen Volunteer Application (PDF)
  • Attend a required orientation and training session:
    • Main Library in Jacksonville: 2nd Monday monthly at 5:30 p.m. 
    • Richlands Branch Library: Contact us to schedule a training session 
    • Sneads Ferry Branch Library: 2nd Monday monthly at 4:30 p.m. 
    • Swansboro Branch Library: 1st Wednesday monthly at 4 p.m.
For additional information, contact the teen staff coordinator at your library branch.