Library wants teen volunteers

Tulsa teens, keep sharp this summer with the latest technology and books from around the world by joining the library’s Teen Team.

Teens who love books, libraries and technology are encouraged to volunteer at their local library this summer as a member of the Teen Team.

Tulsa City-County Library is accepting applications for Teen Team volunteers for the 2017 summer.  Applicants must be 13-15 years old and capable of volunteering several hours a week at their community library.  Duties include assisting librarians with activities associated with the children’s summer reading program.

Interested teens should return their applications to the branch where they would like to volunteer.  A librarian will schedule an interview, determine a convenient schedule and set a time for training.  Applications are available at each TCCL location or by downloading from

During the 2016 summer, more than 400 teens volunteered more than 15,000 hours and helped make the children’s summer reading program a success.

For more information, call the AskUs Hotline, 918-549-7323, or visit your community library.