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Library of Congress -- Make Visitor Experiences Unforgettable

  • Library of Congress 10 First Street Southeast Washington, DC, 20540 United States (map)

Volunteers advance the mission of the Library of Congress by welcoming visitors, sharing knowledge and enthusiasm for the Library's history, work and collections, and accommodating visitors' needs.

Volunteer Opportunities

Orientation/Information desk volunteers -- greet visitors at four locations in the Jefferson Building and one in the Madison Building.  They provide general information to the public about how to get the most out of a visit to the Library's Capitol Hill campus.

Docents -- responsible for leading groups of visitors on tours of the Jefferson Building and exhibitions.  New docents receive 16 weeks of intensive training that begins just after Labor Day.

Contact:  Susan Mordan-White, Volunteer Program Specialist / 202.707.9203 /