Database Training Resources

For information on current line-up of state-wide databases, geo-location set-up, and vendor contacts, goto the main MLS Database page HERE.

A clearing house of training resources for all the state-wide databasaes can be found on the MBLC’s website here:

Database set-up tips and news can be found on the MBLC Statewide Electronic Resources Blog:

Encyclopaedia Britannica

Gale InfoTrac

ProQuest The Boston Globe


MLS & MBLC sponsored workshops
Click HERE for current workshops on the MLS EventKeeper site.


Tips, tricks, and examples for librarians using InfroTrac & Mass. Newsstand
Created by MLS staff, available on MLS workshop handouts website:

If you need further assistant, please contact:
Rick Levine, Scott Kehoe, or Diana Davis at the MLS, or Marlene Heroux, at the MBLC.