All Library Locations Open with Extended Hours!

All four FSPL locations are now open with extended hours.  Click on Hours and Locations for details.  Hours for Dewey’s Café and the Genealogy and Arkansas History Collection may vary – call us or click on their pages for more information.

Employment Opportunities

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The Fort Smith Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.  Completed employment applications may be submitted at any time.  Email the completed form to  Applications will be kept on file for six months.

Job Openings

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Open Positions

Part-Time Positions at FSPL Locations

Brief Job Description:

The Fort Smith Public Library has immediate openings for several part-time positions. 

The salary for all positions is $11/hour.  Available schedules range from 10-18 hours per week, depending on the department or location. 

When you apply, please indicate which position or positions you are applying for and specify the specific hours and days of the week that you are available to work.

To apply for any of these positions, click here.  Applications should be emailed to or dropped by the Main Library.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all positions are filled.  No phone calls regarding these positions will be accepted.  If you have questions or need additional information, email


Main Library:  3201 Rogers Avenue


Dewey’s Café Barista (part-time)

            Duties include taking customer orders, handling money, food prep/service, baking, and preparing coffee/specialty drinks. The café is looking for dependable and self-motivated individuals that learn fast and can handle work reliably with minimal supervision.

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