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Commonwealth eBook Collections: Enrollment

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Enrollment in Commonwealth eBook Collections

Enrollment in Commonwealth eBook Collections is currently closed. Enrollment will reopen again the spring of 2020 for a July 1, 2020 start in the program. Please contact us at ask@masslibsystem.libanswers.com​ if you would like to be notified when the next enrollment period is open. 

Enrollment FAQ

Can any library participate in OverDrive via Commonwealth eBook Collections?
Only MLS member libraries are eligible to enroll in the program. Learn more! However, libraries in the automated resource sharing networks (e.g. CLAMS) do not need to join. Learn more!

My library is currently participating in Commonwealth eBook Collections. Do I need to re-enroll?
No, you should not re-enroll your library if it is a current participant. Learn more!

What if my school already has OverDrive?
You may still join Commonwealth eBook Collections. Learn more!

How much does it cost for my library to join Commonwealth eBook Collections?
The cost varies based on the year of enrollment and the type of library. Learn more!

How do I pay for Commonwealth eBook Collections?
MLS will invoice your library. Learn more!  MLS can work with your purchase orders. Learn more! MLS can also work with school districts on simplified billing. Learn more!

Should my school library join if my students already have public library cards?
We think so. Learn more!

A Statewide Partnership

The Commonwealth eBook Collections program is brought to you by the Massachusetts Library System in partnership with the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and participating libraries and is funded, in part, by the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services.

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