Commonwealth eBook Collections is a service provided by the Massachusetts Library System designed to expand access to digital content (eBooks, audiobooks, etc.) to all residents of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts via school libraries and public libraries. The program offers the following options to interested and eligible libraries:
Schools and libraries must be MLS members to join the program and a subscription fee is assessed annually.
When a school library joins the Commonwealth eBook Collections program, it join the OverDrive K-12 Shared Sora Collection:
When non-network public libraries join Commonwealth eBook Collections program, they join the SAILS Library Network OverDrive Collection:
The Commonwealth eBook Collection gives Massachusetts libraries a voice in the national marketplace. The Massachusetts Library System actively participates in national initiatives including: