Due to essential IT work the council website and associated systems will not be available on Saturday 20 October between 6pm to 11pm. Thank you for your understanding while this work is undertaken.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for Southampton City Libraries. 

We appreciate and value the time and help our volunteers give and the benefit it brings to our customers, staff and the wider community. 

Whatever your experience or amount of time you can give, there are opportunities for everyone. 

These opportunities include: 

Applicants must be aged 16 or over. Successful applicants may be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

If you have any questions about volunteering prior to applying, please let us know.

Apply to volunteer at the library