Volunteers play an important role as partners in the Library's mission of enriching lives by educating, informing, enlightening, and entertaining the residents of Brown County. 

We have a number of rewarding opportunities for volunteers including: supporting children and teen programming, keeping our collections in order, assisting with clerical work, helping patrons with technology, serving children nutritious meals through our meals program (when applicable), tutoring and homework help, and several other specialized roles.

Are you a good fit to be a volunteer at the Brown County Public Library?

We host many volunteers annually throughout our system; however, sometimes a volunteer simply does not match available opportunities. Here is a quick guide to determine if you would be a good match for our opportunities:

  • Age 12 or older
  • Looking for an ongoing opportunity lasting three months or longer
  • Love the library
  • Note: We currently do not accept court-mandated or diversion program volunteers.

May I speak to someone to determine if volunteering at the Library is right for me?

Absolutely! For more information about our volunteer program call your local branch:

Fayetteville-Perry Library: 513-274-2665
Georgetown Library: 937-378-3197
Mt. Orab Library: 937-444-1414 –Please note our Volunteens meet bi-monthly during the school year. 
Sardinia Library: 937-446-1565


Groups are encouraged to volunteer at special library events such as Santa Shops, Summer Reading programs, and family nights. For more information about how your group can volunteer, call your local branch.

Other opportunities to volunteer are also available through the Friends of the Public Library. The Friends conduct used book sales to raise funds for special materials and library programs. Please contact your local branch for Friends of the Library volunteer information.


By becoming a volunteer, you are making a valuable contribution to the Brown County community. 


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