SCLSNJ is committed to providing volunteer opportunities that are meaningful for both the volunteer and the library, and that help us transform lives and strengthen communities. 

Adult Volunteering

SCLSNJ’s adult volunteer application is now available. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Click here to view or download the application.

Volunteer placement: 

Submission of the volunteer application does not guarantee placement or engagement as a library volunteer. Applicants will receive written confirmation via mail or email once their application has been received. Volunteers will be contacted if applicable branch opportunities are available.

Please fill out the application completely and return it to your local branch – or via one of the methods listed below.

  • Email:;
  • Fax: (908) 707-8324;
  • Mail to: Volunteer Services: Bridgewater Branch, PO Box 6700, Bridgewater, NJ 08807.

Email or call the Civic Services team at (908) 458-4938 with any questions about Adult Volunteering.

Teen Volunteer Program

Please click here for Teen Volunteer Program information.