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Director, Pontiac Free Library, Warwick, RI

The Pontiac Free Library, a member of Ocean State Libraries, is an independent non-profit library servicing Pontiac Village and nearby neighborhoods in Warwick RI. The Board of Trustees is seeking a forward thinking community focused individual to serve as our director.



  • Masters in Library Science
  • Administrative or supervisory experience in a public library is preferred.
  • Knowledge of computers and trending technologies.
  • Experience with traditional and emerging library services.



  • Work closely with the Board of Trustees on annual budget meeting, policy development, and short/long term planning.
  • Supervision of all employees and volunteers.
  • Collection and program development.
  • Program and service development for all patron ages.
  • Community outreach and partnerships.
  • Grant writing and fundraising.
  • Oversight of library building and ground maintenance.


Start Date: ASAP

This is a full-time, salaried position of 35 flexible hours per week at $41,000 per year, with a medical stipend.

Position open until filled.


To Apply:

Candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to:

Pontiac Free Library Board of Trustees

101 Greenwich Ave.

Warwick, RI 02886


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