Sadleir House Library Volunteer

(Ontario Public Interest Research Group, Peterborough)

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Position ID: V-PET0421 Last Modified: 01 Feb 2016 Last Full Update: 25 Mar 2014
Opportunity Details
ContactDwayne Collins, Steward, PR Community and Student Association - Sadleir House; Phone: 705-742-3686; Email:
DutiesHelping the overall management of the project. Keeping the library open and helping categorize books.
More Info
BenefitsThe Sadleir House Library houses an eclectic collection of alternative resources. The library houses videos, magazines, vertical files, and books. 
The library is co-managed by the Sadleir House. Our goal is to provide resources not available at mainstream libraries. A wide range of topics are covered in the library, including:  
*feminism/feminist theory 
*queer issues 
*gender and trans issues 
*sexuality issues 
*(dis)ability issues 
*environmental justice 
*housing/poverty issues 
*human rights issues 
*health issues 
*global politics 
*agriculture/food issues 
*and more!
Ages17 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAnyone
Areas of InterestLibrary Services ; Office Administration
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group
Minimum Hours2 / Day
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
LocationSadleir House, 751 George Street North, Peterborough
Number of PositionsPeterborough: 5 individual(s) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TransportationNear public transit
Start DateOn or after 15 Nov 2009
Agency Details
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Organization NameOntario Public Interest Research Group, Peterborough
Office Phone705-741-1208
Address & Map
OPIRG Office, 1st Floor, Sadleir House
751 George St N, Room 102
Peterborough, ON K9H 3T2
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