National Archives at Chicago

Volunteer and Internship Opportunities


If you are interested in volunteering at the National Archives at Chicago, please email, and we will reach out to you with additional information.

Virtual Volunteers

If you would like to volunteer at the National Archives, but don't have a location in your local area, then the Citizen Archivist program might be for you! Through this program you can take on missions such as document transcription and tagging in order to improve digital access to historical records at the National Archives. For more information visit the Citizen Archivist page.


Learn more about internship opportunities at the National Archives at Chicago and other National Archives locations on our internship page.