Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Illinois State Museum (ISM) in Springfield. This application will provide us with an idea of your background and interests. Once you have submitted it, the Volunteer Coordinator will contact you to discuss the next step in the process. If you have any questions contact

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Availability and Assignment Preferences (optional)

Below, you may indicate what days and times you are generally available to volunteer as well as any preference in assignment.

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The Illinois State Museum (ISM) maintains a secure online database of all its volunteers through a third-party vendor. This database contains information about each volunteer including name, address, phone number, email, special qualifications or expertise, availability, and preferred assignments. You can read the vendor's privacy policy by clicking "Privacy Policy" link below. Your information will not be shared outside the Illinois State Museum or the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. By checking the box below you agree to have your information stored in the volunteer database. If you have questions, please email