Enhanced Library Card

The Austin Public Library Enhanced Library Card is a full-access library card of Austin residents (18 or older) that includes your library card number, photograph, address, date of birth, the expiration date, and a scannable bar code. 

The card can be used at all Austin Public Library locations, as well as online to access our eBooks […]

Austin Public Library

Recycled Reads- Volunteers assist staff in sorting books and materials for recycling, re-purposing, or re-sale. Duties involve unloading boxes, checking for damage, sorting books by subject and value, and shelving materials.
Some volunteers also assist customers with check out and donations. This position requires volunteers to push carts up to 75 lbs. and to bend, stoop, […]

Austin Public Library

New Central Library Docent Program- Do you love the New Central Library and want to show it off to the public? Do you enjoy working with people and providing information? Help showcase the beautiful, new library. They are looking to build a team of volunteers to greet and provide tours to the public. Help provide […]