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

The Massachusetts Clubhouse Coalition (MCC) and Mental Health Work at Massachusetts...

Written by Tom Coppinger, Executive Director, Massachusetts Clubhouse Coalition A few weeks ago, the Massachusetts Clubhouse Coalition (MCC) met with representatives of the Massachusetts Board...
Unfolded map with Massachusetts Library System Logo

April News and Updates

In this month's news and updates: Save the Date for the Member Annual Meeting Farewell and Best Wishes to Kristi Chadwick Employers Association of...

Farewell and Best Wishes to Kristi Chadwick

Kristi Chadwick will depart as a consultant for the Massachusetts Library System (MLS) on May 10, 2024. We are thankful for Kristi’s dedication to...
A bookmobile with text reading "National Library Outreach Day. April 10."

Bookmobiles, Deposit Collections, and the Other Outreach Methods of Massachusetts Libraries

In celebration of National Library Outreach Day, we want to highlight some of the libraries throughout the state who reach their residents beyond the...
A library worker between book stacks with text reading: "National Library Workers Day. April 9."

The Massachusetts Library System Celebrates National Library Workers Day

On behalf of the Massachusetts Library System (MLS), I want to take a moment to celebrate National Library Workers Day by recognizing the dedicated...