Lacuna is 100% volunteer-run and relies on the support and generosity of volunteers to make it happen.

Here a few ways you can help:

Help Us Curate Books for Lacuna's Walls

Photo credit: Elizabeth Marley

Photo credit: Elizabeth Marley

Before Lacuna appears in the world , it requires hours and hours of volunteer time to sort the books donated by the Internet Archive and curate them. Volunteer sessions are announced via our newsletter, and take place in Richmond, CA. 

Sign up for the volunteer newsletter to get updates on volunteer sessions.


Volunteer at the Bay Area Book Festival

The Bay Area Book Festival happens every June in Berkeley, CA, and there are TONS of ways to get involved. We need help staffing booths, managing blocks, setting up, tearing down, selling swag, and much more. Details at

Don't see an opportunity that's right for you? Email with a note describing what you'd like to do to help and we'll be in touch.