The Corona Public Library welcomes and supports all people
in their enjoyment of reading and pursuit of lifelong learning.

To volunteer at the Library, you need to attend a Volunteer Orientation. These are held monthly on Monday evenings and begin promptly at 7:00PM in the Belle Street Community Room. To view the orientation schedule, click here.  

Volunteers must be age 12 or up. Adults 18 and up must also pass a background check following a brief interview with library staff. 

Corona Public Library welcomes volunteers for:

  • Homework Helpers - Ages 12-17 :  Help students K-6  with homework under the guidance of Library staff;  Any day, Monday-Thursday, 3:00-5:00PM.
  • Book Cleaning Crew – Ages 12-17 : Work with peers to brighten up some “well-loved” books!  Saturdays, 9:30-11:30AM.
  • Concierge/Greeter - Ages 15 & up: Welcome patrons entering the library.  Provide directional information and refer them to library services. Assist patrons with self-checkout machines.      Requires a regular schedule.
  • Shelf Reader - 18 & up: Keep books and audiovisual materials tidy and in call number order.  No schedule required – drop in! *
  • Tech Squad-18 & up: Directly help the public work with computers and other gadgets. Requires a regular schedule. *
  • Storyteller – 15 & up: Read stories quietly & informally to small groups of children in the Children’s Room on a regularly scheduled basis.  Requires a regular schedule.

* Students aged 15-17 may be promoted to these positions with staff approval after a minimum of 20 hours as Homework Helper or Greeter.

  • Friends of the Library – 18 & upSort, price, and sell donated items in the Friends’ Bookshop.  Some positions are drop-in, others require a regular schedule.
  • Adult Reading Tutor – 18 & up: Help English-speaking adults acquire or improve basic reading and writing skills.  Requires long-term commitment of at least several months. Scheduling is between you and your student(s).
  • High-Skills Positions – Experienced Professionals: Occasional openings appear when the library has a specific need, requiring skills such as clerical, marketing, teaching, computers, and more. Keep checking  and search in Corona!