Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Driftwood Public Library Teen Summer Intern. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom.

Name and address

Emergency Contact Information

Date of Birth

Skills & Experience

In which of these areas do you feel you have moderate to excellent skills? Please check all that apply.


Intern Requirements and Expected Length of Service 


The internship will run from June-August 2022, at any time during the library‚Äôs open hours.  Please indicate your availability here:

Other requirements include:

  • Contributing to the design and delivery of a connected learning project (this will be done with your mentors)
  • Commit to working at least 100 hours total, up to 300 hours maximum
  • Spend time writing about and reflecting on your experience
  • Complete two short surveys about your experience

Assignment Preferences

Please check all that apply

Driftwood Library Waiver and Agreement

I would like to participate in the teen intern program at Driftwood Public Library. I am doing so entirely upon my own initiative, risk and responsibility. I certify the information I have provided is true and give permission for it to be verified. I also understand that any false information will nullify my internship with Driftwood Public Library. As an intern, I understand that while I will be compensated for my services, I am not entitled to benefits from the City of Lincoln City and/or the Driftwood Public Library.  I will read the Library policies agree to abide by the policies and procedures outlined therein. 

As a teen intern, I agree to: 

  • Accept evaluation by supervising staff 
  • Understand the function of the organizational structure; maintain a smooth working relationship with paid/volunteer staff and stay within the bounds of agreed upon responsibility 
  • Participate in volunteer trainings and meetings 
  • Abide by the policies and procedures in the Volunteer Handbook 
  • Follow instructions presented at any orientations and trainings 
  • Take ideas, suggestions and concerns to the appropriate managerial staff 
  • Not do tasks that I have not been trained to do 
  • Follow all safety procedures and instructions for any assigned tasks 
  • Behave in a professional manner while representing Driftwood Public Library 
  • Accept supervision by Driftwood Public Library staff 
  • Notify Driftwood Public Library of extended leave or resignation 
  • Respect patron privacy rights and agree to NOT share any patron information I may acquire while Interning at Driftwood Public Library. This includes, but is not limited to, borrowing information, borrowing history or holds. 
  • Give permission to be photographed, interviewed or videotaped for use in publicizing the work of the Driftwood Public Library. This may be used in newsletters, brochures and other types of public relations items to help our community become more aware of Driftwood Public Library and the work we do for the community. 
  • All records, files, forms, applications, mail lists, passwords, security codes, correspondence, messages or any other entities belonging to Driftwood Public Library and/or bearing their logo and/or name, are the sole property of Driftwood Public Library and may not be disseminated, used/published/sold without the written consent of the Director. 

 I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Driftwood Public Library teen intern, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including going through the selection and interview process with both library and school staff. I have read and fully understand the terms and conditions of this teen intern agreement and I willingly comply with all of its conditions. If I am the parent or legal guardian of a child under eighteen years old who is applying through this application, to intern for Driftwood Public Library, I hereby give consent for my child or ward, as the case may be, to become an intern for Driftwood Public Library as described in the above teen intern agreement and by checking below join in and agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of the release above.