A Section of the Rhode Island Library Association
School Librarians of Rhode Island (SLRI) is a professional organization representing school library media professionals and support staff working for school library media, computer, and instructional technology programs in Rhode Island. Board members represent a full range of school communities. The purpose of SLRI is to provide leadership and support for school library media professionals and support staff in the development, promotion, improvement, and evaluation of school library media, computer, and instructional technology programs in ALL Rhode Island schools.
The purpose of School Librarians of Rhode Island shall be to (1) promote the improvement of instruction through opportunities that broaden the professional knowledge, understanding, and experience of its members; (2) provide leadership in defining, interpreting, and promoting effective library media programs to the community; and (3) serve as facilitator between the State Department of Education, Office of Library and Information Services, professional organizations, and the general public.