Massachusetts libraries and residents have access to electronic resources for many years, with statewide access beginning in 1998 through the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. Since that time, libraries and residents of the Commonwealth have seen access to electronic content … Continue reading
In support of the online summer reading program, ReadsinMA, MLS has worked with the MBLC to create a grant opportunity to help with training next year. The grant, called “Support for Summer Reading Online”, is giving youth services librarians the … Continue reading
Governor Patrick’s 2012 budget , filed on Wednesday, January 26, provided level funds for nearly all library accounts. Read MBLC Director Rob Maier’s announcement.
Job listings were a popular item in some of the old regional web sites. MLS has decided not to have such a listing but only because there is already a place to post a job and you can do it … Continue reading
Three Commissioners, Katherine Dibble, Greg Shesko and Alice Welch of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC), visited the MLS Whately offices on Thursday, December 16. The three commissioners had never had the opportunity to visit the Whately offices and … Continue reading