Become a Bookstore Volunteer

The Friends of the Central Library are seeking volunteers to work in the Friends’ Book Store. We are looking for people who can work 2-4 hours weekly or monthly . We have an opening for the time periods: weekdays 11:00-3:00 , weekends 12:00- 4;00or later if we get enough volunteers.Job Description Greeting: Greet people as the they enter the book room and orient them to the collection. Shelving books that are misplaced or stocking areas that need to be replenished. Totaling book purchases as people leave the sale. Check out: Take money and give change and deposit final sales money for the day Tidy up sale before and after the book sale shift.  If interested call the  bookstore number 619-238-6655 or email the friend’s at sdfocl@gmail.coml. Completed application form to be mailed or dropped off at the bookstore which is preferable. They can also be emailed to . Please send an email verifying that the completed forms have been delivered and ready for review. After review of an VOLUNTEER APPLICATION bookstore2015  an interview will be set up.The following application can be filled out and submitted online .

  • Please select the times you are available to volunteer:
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  • Sales, Cashiering, Alphabetizing, Displays, Customer Service, etc.
  • 1-2 hours, flexible time during Central Library hours. Pickup, Storage, Sorting, Pre-Sale Boxing/Shelving, etc.
  • 5th floor (1) Listing: evaluate & list books online, take & upload book photos; (2) Mailing Angel: pull books from inventory, package for mailing, then drop off at post office)1-2 hours, flexible and on-call during Central Library hours.
  • e.g. finance, media, social media, etc.
  • Parent/Guardian Signature
  • Phone