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

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