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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MLS Executive Board – Call for Volunteers!

Are you interested in supporting and strengthening our statewide library community? The Massachusetts Library System (MLS) is seeking volunteers from among our member libraries to...

Meet the MLS Team: Michelle Eberle

On a typical day, I present, host, or plan professional development programs, respond to inquiries from our members, and coordinate partnerships. I’ve recently presented...

Meet the MLS Team: Scott Kehoe

As Library Resources Director, I lead the six-person Resource Sharing team, coordinating services and support for: Commonwealth eBook Collection; Interlibrary Loan; MassCat; and state-wide...

April News and Updates

ContentsManagement and Leadership Training in Massachusetts Libraries: ReportLeadership Development Training SeriesDiversity, Equity, Inclusion, Accessibility & Social Justice (DEI) Training Series.Statewide Database SurveyThis Podcast is...

Management and Leadership Training in Massachusetts Libraries

Executive Summary In the spring of 2019 MLS Consulting and Training Team members Amanda Fauver (Membership Manager) and Christi Showman Farrar (Consultant) were assigned the...