Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

HKLA needs your help! Consider working with us as volunteers in HKLA events and activities. It is a good opportunity to do something different, learn something new, and to meet more people in our field.

We are currently recruiting volunteers in the following areas:

Volunteer positions are open for current members only. 

Contributors to HKLA News

HKLA News ( shares fascinating stories from the library profession. If you had an interesting experience at a library conference, seminar, visit, or workshop, you should submit an article to be published in HKLA News! HKLA News also publishes features and interviews with HKLA members working in field. HKLA News is published on our website and social media in order to inform and enrich our members.

Any skills required/ preferred:

Creative, eloquent, and concise writing skills in English or Chinese. Please include photos in article submissions. Design skills for web banners and social media posts are also valuable.


Interested members please contact the Newsletter Editor Ms. Melissa Man .

Helpers at Hong Kong Library Education and Career Forum 2019

The Hong Kong Library Education and Career Forum is an annual event held by the Hong Kong Library Association and the Hong Kong Central Library. The forum dedicated to sharing the most updated information of different library programs and the job prospects of various library sectors for the benefit of library and information science community in Hong Kong. We need 6-8 volunteers for the Forum in different capacities outlined below.

  • Time-keeping: help the Forum run on the schedule by timing each section according to the agenda.
  • Reception: manage the registration desk.
  • General assistance: such as managing souvenirs


If you are interested, contact Education and Training Officer Ms. Helen Chan.

Assistant to Membership Secretary

Skills required/preferred

Applicants should have knowledge in using MS Excel and Word; be attentive to details and to transcribe information with high accuracy; be organized and responsible.


Interested members please contact Membership Secretary Dr. Wendy Wong.