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

MLS Update 5/29/20

Dear MLS Members, I hope you’re all doing well as we move into a new month. I have some updates to share with you: The...

MBLC MLS Resuming Full Service Guidelines

With the release of the Baker-Polito Administration’s Reopening Massachusetts Report earlier this week plans for libraries transitioning from virtual to physical services has begun...

MLS Update 5/13/20

Dear MLS Members, Happy Sunny Wednesday! I hope you are all doing well as we finally get into some spring weather! I have a few brief...

MLS Update 5/6/20

Dear MLS Members, I’d like to start today’s member update with a hearty round of congratulations to the  MA School Library Association’s 2020 Award winners!...
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May is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. In this interview, Daniela Harrigan, the Director of Community Engagement for the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health (Mass...