Closed Volunteering Opportunities

Interested in Archives?

If you’d like to:

  • help to look after our collections
  • gain practical hands-on experience of archives
  • meet other volunteers
  • visit other archives and museums
  • have a go at cataloguing

… then come along to our archive taster sessions!

(Closed) Fundraising Event Support Volunteers

This Volunteer post has now been filled. This volunteer post will assist the Audience Development Intern in working towards the development, coordination and promotion of a large Arts Event and Auction Fundraiser.

(Closed) Volunteers required for The Lifebook Project

Glasgow Women’s Library is looking for volunteers to take part in an exciting Arts project which involves working with women’s groups around Glasgow to create individual life books using scrap booking techniques. We’re holding a training session on Friday 21 May for anyone interested, please get in touch.

(Closed) Calling All Volunteers!

We’re having a clear-out of our library and archive area. If you’d like to help, please come along Thursday 1st and/or Friday 2nd October to help move boxes and tidy up. Please wear clothes you don’t mind getting dirty in and bring along a duster!

(Closed) Events Organiser

This Volunteer post has now been filled Providing assistance and support to the project team to organise a launch and exhibition for the Women, Migration and Pollokshields Projects.

Women on the Shelf Support Assistant

Supporting the management of the Women on the Shelf Fundraising initiative. This is a new initiative designed to raise essential funds towards our Mitchell Library refurbishment and we need as many people and organisations as possible to invest in and support us.

(Closed) New Neighbourhood Research Assistant

This Volunteer post has now been filled This volunteering opportunity will be involved working on a recently developed project that will enable the organisation to get to know its future new neighbourhood in a One Mile radius around the Mitchell Library.

(Closed) LLL Admin and Database Management

This Volunteer post has now been filled Supporting the Lifelong Learning team with maintenance of the Lifelong Learning Database, logging of learners and events, updating the LLL events on the GWL website, and general support.


As the GWL receptionist volunteer you will be the first point of contact for people calling or visiting the library.