Together, MLS and OLIS provide our members access to more resources, fosters interstate fellowship, and reduces postage costs, particularly benefiting our members who routinely request items that can be requested through delivery only.

Scott Kehoe

Library Resources Director

Welcome to MLS’ new website. Take a look at what’s happening here and at our member libraries. We look forward to connecting with you!

Sarah Sogigian

MLS Executive Director

MLS contracts with Optima Shipping. MLS Delivery is provided to support resource sharing amongst Massachusetts Libraries. Currently, delivery is provided to over 500 libraries of all types across the state of Massachusetts.

Amanda Malikowski

Delivery and Communication Coordinator

Latest Posts

Matt Szafranski

Civic Engagement at the South Hadley Public Library

Have you thought about hosting a community conversation at your library to foster civic engagement? In this interview, you will hear from Desiree Smelcer,...
Students gathered at a table at Books through Bars

Eaglebrook School Library Partners with Books through Bars

Would you like to hear an inspirational and uplifting story? In this interview, you will hear from Anna Bognolo, Library Director at the Eaglebrook...

Request for Webinar Proposals

OverviewThe Massachusetts Library System is seeking proposals from qualified presenters for a series of webinars that will be held between January 31, 2021 and...
Drawing Contest Winner, Ages 3-9, Harini Gada

Announcing: Climate Prep Week 2020 Drawing Contest Winners

The Massachusetts Library System is pleased to announce the winners of the Climate Preparedness Week 2020 Drawing Contest. We had many wonderful entries and...

HandholdMA.org: A New Website Helping Massachusetts Families

By Daniela Harrigan, Director of Community Engagement, MA Department of Mental Health (DMH) 2020 has been a stressful year for many people – especially our...