Volunteering at Bolton Library and Museum Services

If you have some time to spare and would like to support your local library and museum service, we can offer several great opportunities to volunteer.

  • Learn new skills in a supportive environment.
  • Gain useful work experience whilst helping others.
  • Add to your C.V. - we will be happy to act as a reference in the future.
  • As a young volunteer working towards a Duke of Edinburgh Award or a Youth Achievement Award, we can validate your logbook.

Volunteer roles

  • Computer mentor
  • Historic Halls Volunteer
  • Home Library Service
  • Library Visitor Volunteer
  • Museum Visitor Volunteer
  • Storytelling and Events
  • Imaginators

Details about the different roles can be found in the Volunteer Opportunities in the Library and Museum brochure on the Downloads tab.

How to apply

Download an application form (Word document) from the Downloads tab

Either e-mail the completed form to blamsvolunteering@bolton.gov.uk or post it to:

Bolton Central Library,
Le Mans Crescent,
BL1 1SE.

Alternatively pick up an application form from your local library or ring 01204 332853 and ask for one to be posted out to you.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Bolton Library and Museum Services

Central Library

Le Mans Crescent



Telephone 01204 332853
Fax 01204 332225
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