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Interlibrary Loan: Interlibrary Loan via MLS

A guide to resource sharing activities and services at MLS and beyond.

Resource Sharing at MLS

State-wide Delivery via the MLS 

Document Delivery via the BPL

State-wide eContent
Online resources made available through MLS and the MBLC

Interlibrary Loan

Interstate Delivery
Resource Sharing with Rhode Island

MassCat is a resource sharing network for school, special and small public libraries.

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Interlibrary Loan via MLS

Service Scope:

The Massachusetts Library System provides Mediated Interlibrary Loan for member libraries. Interlibrary loan refers to returnable items that cannot be borrowed through in-network transfer, the Commonwealth Catalog, or Point-to-Point. Participating libraries place and update their borrowing requests through the cloud-based ILL client, Clio.

Login to Make a Request:

Login using your 29999 number (BPL/ILLiad number)

Login to Update and Manage Requests:

         Login using your Branch ID


Contact us!

Resource Sharing Team
866-627-7228 select option #4

Laura Bogart, Resource Sharing Assistant x318

Kathryn Bowen, Resource Sharing Assistant x321

Vincent Nguyen, Resource Sharing Assistant x316

Alison DeMers, Resource Sharing Librarian x317

Scott Kehoe, Library Resources Director x308

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