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Donate your time

HCPL gratefully accepts the assistance of volunteers to help serve the public. Tasks and opportunities vary from branch to branch, but volunteers are expected to meet the requirements of the library. In order to become a volunteer, you must complete and submit the appropriate volunteer application.

At most branches, volunteers assist with ongoing needs on a variety of projects and tasks. Volunteer opportunities vary by branch. A few examples of tasks handled by volunteers include, but are not limited to:

  • Displays & bulletin boards

  • Shelving materials

  • Crafts

  • Book sales

  • Literacy, ESL and Citizenship tutoring


Be a Volunteer

Interested in a volunteer opportunity with Harris County Public Library? Please fill out the form below and we will help get you connected to the best fit for you.

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Please list any technical skills that you have
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