Adult Volunteer Application

Volunteer Application for ages 18+

Application for people ages 18+ who would like to apply for one of OPL's open volunteer opportunities. * indicates a required field
  • Your email address
  • Name
  • Are you 18 years of age or older? (If you are not yet 18, please use the Teen Volunteer form at www.OaklandLibrary.org/TeenVolunteers) * Required
  • COVID-19 Volunteer Mandatory Vaccination Policy

    I understand that it is City of Oakland policy that all volunteers are required to report their vaccination status through the City’s online portal. I agree to do so after requested and before starting my volunteer service.
  • Liability Waiver & Confidentiality Statement

    I do hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless the City of Oakland, its employees, volunteers or agents from any and all claims or causes of action that may arise out of performance of my assigned duties as a volunteer. I waive any right of action I have against the City of Oakland in consideration of my participation as a volunteer for the City and the Oakland Public Library. I understand that in my capacity as a City of Oakland volunteer, I may come into contact with confidential information. I agree to protect this information to the best of my abilities as a volunteer and not to divulge it during or after my service as a volunteer has ended.
  • Address
  • Please enter any languages (other than English) that you speak, along with level of fluency.
  • List the days and times when you will be available to volunteer. Please note that most volunteer positions require a commitment of 2 hours/week on a specific day of the week for no less than six months.
  • Current opportunities listed at: www.oaklandlibrary.org/volunteer
  • Please note that not all sites are currently in need of volunteers.
  • Please provide the full name, email address, phone number, and location (city & state) of a person who can serve as a reference for you.
  • Please provide the full name, email address, phone number, and location (city & state) of a person who can serve as a reference for you.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
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