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Using Your Library: Supporting Your Library

Learn more about all the the library has to offer: library cards, electronic resources, programs, computer use, building use and more. Also learn how to support your library as a volunteer or through the Friends, Foundation or Library Board.

Friends of the Springfield Public Library

The Friends of the Springfield Public Library and Springfield History Museum is a non-profit organization that focuses public attention on library and museum services, facilities, and needs.  Funds raised by the Friends events help to strengthen and expand library and museum services and stimulate the use of both facilities as resource centers for the entire community.

Springfield Public Library Advisory Board

Springfield Public Library Foundation

The Springfield Public Library Foundation secures financial opportunities and cultivates community relationships which grow essential and innovative library services and programs. Visit their webpage to learn more about how to support the library, and about how they support the Springfield community as a whole.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering at the Springfield Public Library is a wonderful way to make a positive impact in your community.

Volunteer opportunities include: shelving materials, working on special projects, and helping out at library programs as well as opportunities to serve on the Springfield Arts Commission, Springfield Public Library Board, Springfield History Museum Committee, or Friends of the Springfield Public Library.

Please contact the library to inquire about current volunteer needs, then apply using the form below.

Springfield Library Volunteer Application

More information about volunteering for the City of Springfield can be found here.

City of Springfield Volunteer Application

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