To be added to the delivery email list and receive updates and announcements regarding delivery, please email email@example.com.
Please make sure at least one person from your library receives emails. We periodically put out important policy information and pertinent changes.
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. MLS delivery is used to ship between 14 and 15 million items annually among MLS member libraries and the library resource sharing networks.
Is your Library or some of your staff new to delivery? Find everything you need to know about delivery in our
Welcome to Delivery Packet.
This guide will provide you with all the necessary information about delivery, such as route information, what to do with mis-sorted items, filling out a lost or damaged claim form, etc.
Is your Library or some of your staff new to delivery? Find everything you need to know about delivery in our Welcome Packet.
When to Contact MLS
When to Contact Optima
Delays and problems: Please keep an eye on this page if your Delivery is running late.
January 24: THREE DELAYS - please scroll down...
January 24, 2020, 11:42 AM:
Route Delay: WEST 2
This route is running approximately 2 hours behind schedule today due to an interim driver.
The following libraries are affected
January 24, 2020, 11:01 AM:
Route Delay: METROWEST 3
This route will be delayed due to a flat tire. I will send an update when the driver resumes delivery. UPDATE: Delivery has been resumed (11:40 AM)
The following libraries will be affected.
January 24, 2020, 10:36 AM:
Route Delay: SEMLS 6A
This route has been split in half and given to 2 drivers. The stops below will be done today but they will be delayed.
These 3 stops will be done around noon and 1:30 pm.
These 3 stops will be done around 2 and 4 pm
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.