Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

pdf-iconVolunteer Application (.pdf)

If you are interested in volunteering at the Hudson Library and Historical Society, please complete the volunteer application and return it to the circulation desk. Please note that you must be at least 14 years of age to volunteer. If you have any questions, please contact Loren Brunemann, Volunteer Services Coordinator, at 330-653-6658 x1042 or email


Enrich Your Life by Volunteering

There are select opportunities at the Hudson Library & Historical Society for individuals willing to give back to the Library with their time. The Library is particularly interested in the following;

  • The Historical Society (Archives) has various positions for those interested in History and Genealogy.
    • “Genealogy Tutor”: helps patrons get started in the methods used to search their family’s history.
    • “Digital Family History Center” assistant: Guide Library customers in the use of equipment available to convert old slides and negatives to digital images, or transfer an old VHS tape to a DVD.
    • General Archives assistant: Help prepare historical displays, documentation and other tasks as assigned.
  • General Library Assistant: Duties include organizing and inventorying collections, pulling damaged materials, outdoor weeding, light cleaning and more. Time commitment is a minimum of two hours a week, during weekdays.
  • InterLibrary Loan : Assist the Inter-library loan staff in readying materials for deliveries to other libraries and receive/sort items arriving in the morning delivery. If you like to keep busy, are able to bend and lift boxes, and can offer a minimum commitment of two morning hours per week, we’d love to have you.
  • Friends of the Library Book Store Assistant: Sort and separate book donations and provide sales assistance at their regularly scheduled book sales. Time commitment is a minimum of two hours a week.