Contact Information
  • Librarian: Chanitra Bishop
  • Location: Herman B Wells Library W121
  • Phone: (812) 855-8386
Additional Contacts
    • Librarian: Emily Okada
    • Location: Herman B Wells Library W121
    • Phone: (812) 855-1643
last updated: 4/26/2010


Volunteering is a fulfilling way to develop skills, pursue your interests and give back to your local or global community.

Career Reference Collection

Find a Copy in the Library:
Choose a featured book from the Worldcat list below. Enter your zipcode if one doesn't appear. Select the "Indiana University" library link, which will take you to the book's IUCAT record (IUCAT is the library's online catalog).

Online Resources

To simultaneously search the websites listed below, Search the Volunteer Page with the search box at the bottom of the page.

City of Bloomington Volunteer Network
Post and browse volunteer opportunities for Bloomington and Monroe County, Indiana

Green Volunteers
View a selection of international environmental projects as listed in the Green Volunteers guide, such as rescuing sea turtles in Mexico or rejuvenating farmland in Australia. Find Volunteer Opportunities
Search the database for volunteer openings according to your skills, language ability, geographic location, or date of desired service.

Indiana University Bloomington Community Connection
Volunteer resources include campus, city, national and international resources.

Peace Corps
Find out about current opportunities, read about other volunteer experiences, and apply online.

United Nations Volunteers
Read about the experiences of current and former volunteers, and view vacancies. Computer, conservation, health and development skills particularly in demand.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Volunteer ideas for federal and national programs and clearinghouses.

Read volunteer success stories, learn of virtual opportunities, and locate a volunteer position near you.

Volunteer Opportunities in the Bloomington Area
Compiled by the Herald Times Online, find a current listing of local volunteer postings.

Volunteers for Peace
Affordable short-term international voluntary service programs in 80 countries.

1-800 Volunteer
Search for volunteer opportunities nationwide or find a local volunteer center near you.

For more information on volunteer opportunities overseas, see the Go Abroad page.
last updated: 4/26/2010